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June 21, 2021, 4:36 p.m.

Immunization Guidelines: Who Should Get What and When

Protecting your health begins with making sure you are up-to-date on all vaccinations. Doing this allows you to reduce the chances of suffering from illness or becoming ill from a preventable or curable disease. Vaccinations are the best way to protect yourself, and others, from disease. At Burke Primary Care, ... Continue Reading
Sept. 2, 2020, 4:01 p.m.

COVID-19 Testing at Burke Primary Care

Burke Primary Care has a variety of COVID-19 tests available for our patients from a 15-minute point-of-care test to antibody tests.  All testing requires an order from a medical provider to bill insurance.  Antigen Point-of-Care test:  Antigen test for active COVID-19 with results available in 15 minutes.  Polymerase Chain Reaction ... Continue Reading
April 2, 2020, 3:20 p.m.

In-Car and Virtual Visits

MORGANTON, NC (Mar. 24, 2020) --- Responding to evolving COVID-19 situation, Burke Primary Care recently launched two initiatives to improve convenience, safety and quality of the healthcare it provides. Burke Primary Care has implemented In-car assessments for patients with respiratory symptoms and telehealth visits for social distancing. “These new steps ... Continue Reading
March 18, 2020, 1:27 p.m.

COVID-19 Update

Update from Burke Primary Care: As a result of coronavirus (COVID19), Burke Primary Care is balancing patient access to healthcare while ensuring our patients’ safety and that of our staff. We want to assure you that Burke Primary Care is monitoring the situation and has put procedures in place that ... Continue Reading
Jan. 2, 2020, 4:57 p.m.

Cervical Health Awareness Month

The US Congress designated January as Cervical Health Awareness Month. The most important thing about Cervical Cancer and HPV? In almost all cases the disease is preventable with vaccination and screenings.Your local primary care physician at Burke Primary Care can provide vaccines or screenings as needed. Cervical Cancer & HPV Facts ‚óŹ ... Continue Reading