Akron Children's Hospital has expanded its Quick Care services to Austintown.

Quick Care offers a convenient option for kids with minor illnesses and injuries.

The Quick Care location is located at 5480 Norquest Blvd. with hours Monday and Friday from noon to 8 p.m. (last appointment at 7:40 p.m.) and Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. (last appointment at 5:40 p.m.).

Appointments are recommended, and they can be scheduled online at akronchildrens.org/scheduling.

Quick Care is an option for families when children need non-urgent medical care, such as:

  • Allergies
  • Burns/sunburn (minor)
  • Colds
  • Cough/congestion/upper respiratory infection
  • Cuts (small, minor)
  • Diarrhea
  • Ear infections/earaches
  • Eye redness/drainage/itching
  • Fever (child 3 months or older)
  • Flu
  • Headache (without nausea, vomiting or vision changes)
  • Insect bites/stings or minor dog bite
  • Nausea
  • Pain upon urination
  • Rashes/skin infections
  • Sore throat
  • Stomach pain (minor)
  • Urinary tract infection (in potty-trained child, fever less than 103 degrees)

In addition, sports and work physicals are available. A fee of $45 is due at the time of service for physicals.

Quick Care offers testing for patients who have symptoms possibly related to COVID-19. However, testing is not available for patients without symptoms who are seeking sports, school, work or daycare clearance.

Other Akron Children's Quick Care locations include the Mahoning Valley campus in Boardman and the Portage Health Center in Ravenna.