COVID-19 Education and Resources

Acton Medical Associates is unable to offer the COVID-19 vaccine or booster.

 

Treatment for COVID-19 now available through the state without a physician order!

Visit Treatments for COVID-19 | Mass.go

Options include:

  • Monoclonal antibody therapy: Call (508) 213-1380 to speak with a Gothams representative. If you’re eligible for COVID-19 treatment, they can schedule an infusion appointment for you at one of their 7 sites in Massachusetts. Gothams COVID-19 Self-Referral Treatment Line is open Monday-Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Telehealth is available for individuals 18 or older living in Massachusetts who are positive for COVID-19 and are experiencing symptoms. Learn more at mass.gov/CovidTelehealth. Telehealth is a quick and easy way to see if Paxlovid, a COVID-19 treatment pill taken, is right for you. If it is, we’ll arrange for pickup at your local pharmacy or free overnight delivery.

Booster Updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention > Click Here

 

COVID-19 Testing at Acton Medical

We are unable to provide convenience testing, or a doctor’s order for a COVID test.

Convenience testing is a non-clinical service, it includes tests for traveling out-of-state and college requirements. Massachusetts offers convenience testing, click here for more details.

Acton Medical only offers testing to current patients with symptoms or documented contact. Have symptoms or documented contact? Current patients, click here to request a COVID-19 test.

 

FDA COVID-19 Treatment Fact Sheet for Patients, Parents, and Caregivers

Mass.gov COVID-19 Testing and Vaccine

Mass.gov COVID-19 Response, Cases, and Travel Guidance

COVID-19 Quarantine and Isolation Guides

Caring for Someone with Symptoms

  • CDC. gov Caring for Someone Sick at Home: Advice from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to help people taking caring of someone with symptoms, who received a positive test result.
  • *Boost Your Immune System with Food: A short podcast with Acton Medical’s, Liz Berman, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Emerson Hospital. To Listen, click the link and then scroll down to click on “How to Boost Your Immune System – With Food.”

Pediatrics and COVID-19

Pediatric COVID-19 Guide, January 14 Edition

Given high levels of community transmission of COVID-19, we are experiencing unprecedented call volumes and portal messages related to the ongoing pandemic as well as requests for office visits. In order to best serve our patients and alleviate some of the demand, we have created this guide to answer many of your questions and minimize the need for patients to contact our office.

Click here to access the Pediatric COVID-19 Guide.

 

Email PatientRelations@actonmedical.com with questions about the above resources.