KidsStreet Urgent Care Blog

Columbus Drone Show

You’re invited to a family fun event at KidsStreet Urgent Care in Columbus, GA! We are excited to bring a lighted drone show thanks to Firefly Drones. We’ll have free food, raffle prizes, and plenty of family fun. Enjoy a hot chocolate bar, free balloon animals & take pictures with Mickey & Minnie Mouse! Then… Read more »

Hello Columbus

We’re so happy to open our doors to Columbus, Georgia! Locals in Columbus have been more than welcoming and our clinic staff is already doing an amazing job. To make things a little easier for you, our patients, we wanted to answer a few frequently asked questions. We hope you stay well, Columbus! But in… Read more »

COVID-19 Vaccine

Female doctor puts a bandage on teenage girl's arm after receiving immunization.

MainStreet Family Care and KidsStreet Urgent Care are now offering COVID-19 vaccinations. These are currently available at all MainStreet and KidsStreet clinic locations. Who can get a COVID-19 vaccine at this time? At this time, MainStreet Family Care and KidsStreet Urgent Care is offering COVID-19 vaccinations to all adults age 18+. We currently offer the… Read more »

Getting a Flu Vaccine During the COVID-19 Pandemic

A nurse giving a little boy a shot as he sits in the doctors office on an examining table.

This year there are more questions than usual surrounding the flu vaccine. Please read carefully to ensure you have all the information you need. Flu vaccines are available at MainStreet Family Care & KidsStreet Urgent Care beginning Monday, September 14th. Please use our contactless registration system to pre-register for your flu vaccine. When is the… Read more »

Contactless Registration at KidsStreet

Doctor receiving patient registration form in hospital

We’re excited to announce contactless registration at MainStreet Family Care and KidsStreet Urgent Care. While you may still have a significant wait, this system allows you to wait from your home or from your vehicle. Please read carefully to familiarize yourself with our process and the safety measures we have put in place. We’ve also added… Read more »

How Do I Get a Rapid COVID-19 Test?

Coronavirus COVID-19 diagnostics. Doctor wearing full antiviral protective gear  making nasal swab test for patient. Flat vector illustration.

How do you get a rapid COVID-19 test? We wish we could provide a simple answer. However, with patient volumes and testing at their max throughout Alabama, clinics are busy and there are long wait times. As a result, we’ve developed a contactless registration system for MainStreet and KidsStreet clinics. It does require a wait,… Read more »

COVID-19 Rapid Swab Test Questions and Answers

Doctor's hands in protection gloves taking swab from his patient's nose for the coronavirus test

KidsStreet Urgent Care is pleased to now offer a rapid COVID-19 swab test at all MainStreet and KidsStreet clinics throughout Alabama. We are excited to help you get the results you need as soon as possible. As with other forms of COVID-19 testing, we wanted to provide as much information as possible so that you… Read more »

Summertime Safety: Fireworks

Fourth of July celebrations, outdoors

Summer is synonymous with barbecues, swimming, and, when it comes to July 4th, fireworks! Along with the splashing and sparklers come plenty of visits to urgent care, especially during July. There’s no school and lots of families are gathering for cookouts and hangouts near the water. So what are some ways you can keep your… Read more »