The Indigo Blog

Nov30
Injury, Preventive Health, Rash or Skin Issue

Don’t let a burn scorch your holiday plans

The holidays mean a higher incidence of scalds and burns, especially among younger children. Learn what do to immediately when burns happen, how to ease pain and promote healing, and common remedies you should avoid.

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Nov23
News

7 urgent care myths debunked

Urgent care is often misunderstood. Don’t miss out on the benefits of fast, convenient and quality care for you and your loved ones. Learn about some common myths — and the facts — about urgent care.
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Nov16
News

Need care in Gig Harbor? Indigo Urgent Care is now open

Save a trip across the bridge. Indigo Urgent Care is now open in Gig Harbor, offering access to easier, faster and better care. Learn more about what Indigo offers.

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Nov09
Injury

Winter slips and falls—When to visit urgent care

La Nina’s back in the Pacific Northwest. Don’t let the risk of slips, trips and falls get you down this wetter-than-usual winter. Learn how to prevent falls on soggy surfaces and where to get treatment when accidents happen.
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Nov04
Allergy or Asthma

What are the types of allergic reactions?

There are several types of allergic reactions, ranging from mild to potentially life-threatening. Learn the signs and symptoms of allergic reactions and when to seek medical treatment. 

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Oct26
Illness or Infection

When should you choose Indigo Online Care?

If you or your little ones prefers care for a minor illness or injury from the comfort of home or while out of town, Indigo Online Care may be right for you.
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Oct19
Injury

8 things urgent care providers won’t allow in their homes

Find out what urgent care doctors consider too hazardous to have in their own homes and yards. 

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Oct13
Preventive Health

Healthy fall fun with unvaccinated kids

Even if your young kids are unvaccinated against COVID-19, there’s no need to miss out on fall fun. Learn about safe and healthy activities the whole family can enjoy this autumn.  

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Oct07
Illness or Infection

5 Steps to a Covid Test, PLUS pro tips you need to know!

Fast, reliable COVID-19 testing is available at Indigo. We've rounded up our top five pro tips to know before your test to save time whether you're walking in or scheduling an appointment online. 

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Sep30
News

Looking for a better way to get care? Airway Heights Indigo now open

Get easier, faster and better care in Airway Heights, Washington. Indigo Urgent Care is now open to meet the needs of busy families and individuals in the vibrant community.  
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Sep27
Rash or Skin Issue

Get the skinny on these common skin conditions

Rough patches, bumps and rashes can be concerning. Learn more about common skin conditions and how to treat them. 
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Sep23
Preventive Health

5 habits to boost your immune system this fall

The immune system is the body’s natural defense against infection and the key to good health. Learn how to boost your immune system this fall to protect yourself against colds, flu, COVID-19 and other viruses and bacteria.
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Sep16
Illness or Infection

When to get treatment for an ear infection

Most ear infections should go away on their own within a few days. If they don’t, you may need medical treatment. Learn the signs and symptoms of a serious infection and when to see a doctor. 

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Sep03
Illness or Infection

Tips for making COVID testing more comfortable for kids

Learn how to prepare your child for a COVID-19 test and what you can do to keep them comfortable and calm. A little planning will ease their anxiety — and yours.
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Aug26
Illness or Infection, Preventive Health

5 common myths about dehydration

Dehydration can be extremely dangerous — and often misunderstood. Recognize the myths about dehydration and the right way to meet your fluid needs, during summer and all year-round.
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