Flu Vaccine

HP Long Urgent Care offers flu vaccinations for children and adults ages 9 and up. Simply walk in to inquire about our flu vaccination options, and receive your vaccination today.

Who Should Get Vaccinated?

In general, anyone who wants to reduce their chances of getting the flu can get vaccinated. However, it is recommended by the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ASIP) that certain people should get vaccinated each year, including people who are at high risk of having serious flu complications and people who live with or care for those at high risk.

Who Should Not Be Vaccinated?

There are some people who should not be vaccinated without first consulting a physician. These include:

  • people who have a severe allergy to chicken eggs
  • people who have had a severe reaction to an influenza vaccination
  • people who developed Guillain-Barré syndrome (GBS) within 6 weeks of getting an influenza vaccine
  • children less than 6 months of age (influenza vaccine is not approved for this age group)
  • people who have a moderate-to-severe illness with a fever

Minor Injuries and Illness

An urgent care situation requires prompt medical attention, but is not considered an emergency or life-threatening condition. HP Long Urgent Care Clinic provides quality treatment for minor injuries and illness on a walk-in basis from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. seven days a week. We treat ailments such as:

  • Sore throats
  • Earaches
  • Coughs and colds
  • Allergies
  • Sports injuries
  • Sprains and strains
  • Flu and fevers
  • Eye or ear infections
  • Skin infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Vomiting and diarrhea
  • Lacerations that may require stitches

Other services include:

  • Nebulizer treatments
  • IV fluids
  • Basic labs
  • X-ray capabilities

Pineville Location

The HP Long Urgent Care Clinic in Pineville is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Medicine Clinic

For a level of care above what is offered at the HP Long Urgent Care Clinic. The Medicine Clinic is also available to allow patients treated at the HP Long Urgent Care Clinic the availability to see a provider for any necessary follow-up appointments.

The Medicine Clinic is open Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 769-LONG or 769-5950 for an appointment.

Specialty Clinic

The HP Long Pineville Campus is able to see patients who need treatment and care for a wide-variety of ailments and illnesses.

  • Orthopedic Clinic: One day per month, by appointment.
  • General Surgery: Wednesday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
  • Cardiology Clinic: Tuesday, 8 a.m. to noon; Thursday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Pulmonary Clinic: Every other Friday from 8 a.m. - Noon
  • Gynecology Clinic: Monday and Thursday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Wednesday, 1 p.m.-5 p.m. and Friday, 8 a.m. – Noon (On campus at Rapides Regional Medical Center - Directions | 769-5920.)

The Specialty Clinic is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. by appointment only.

Pharmacy Services

RRMC has contracted with Cenla Medication Access Program (CMAP) to administer pharmacy services. Traditional CMAP prescription programs are available in addition to a pharmacy card program that was developed specifically for HP Long clinic patients. If you are eligible, you can expect to pay no more than $4 for most medications. The pharmacy card is accepted at all major pharmacies in Alexandria and surrounding areas.

Pharmacy Services is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and walk-ins are welcome.