FastMed Announces the Opening of its Fifth Family Medicine Clinic

Monday, January 20, 2020 Hospital News
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New clinic in Statesville offers both family medicine and urgent care services in the same location for maximum patient convenience

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Jan. 20, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- FastMed Urgent Care, one of the nation's largest urgent care providers, has relocated within Statesville to a new site at that is now open at 252 Turnersburg Highway, Suite E. This new clinic will be the fifth FastMed location to offer family medicine services, and the fourth location to offer both family medicine and urgent care.

"FastMed has developed great relationships within the community, and the natural next step was to expand into family medicine to meet the needs of our growing patient population," said Kristen Vestigo, P.A.-C., family medicine provider at the FastMed Statesville clinic. "Offering family medicine and urgent care at the same location makes it easy for patients to access high-quality, affordable healthcare."

FastMed's new Family Medicine and Urgent Care clinic offers a broad range spectrum of family medicine and urgent care services for adults and children (recommended ages 5 to 65) including flu prevention and treatment, labs and x-rays, school and sports physicals, vaccinations and immunizations, women's health and more.

This new Statesville clinic is one of two FastMed locations serving Iredell county, and one of 58 within the state of North Carolina. Earlier this month, FastMed celebrated the relocation of an updated and expanded urgent care clinic in Mooresville.

"We decided to offer family medicine as well as urgent care at our new Statesville clinic because a large percentage of our urgent care patients at our old clinic said they didn't have access to primary care and wanted us to provide it," said Web Golinkin, CEO of FastMed Urgent Care. "This is an example of our patient-centered approach and our commitment to providing patients with easy access to high-quality, affordable healthcare."

With a total of 109 clinics located across North Carolina, Texas, and Arizona, FastMed is one of the largest urgent care providers in the country and the largest that is Joint Commission accredited.

The Statesville family medicine practice hours are Monday-Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thursday 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday, 8 a.m. to noon. The urgent care practice operates seven days a week, including holidays. Its hours are Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information on FastMed's services or to check-in online, visit http://www.fastmed.com/statesville-nc or call (704) 235-0686.

About FastMed Urgent Care FastMed Urgent Care owns and operates 109 clinics in North Carolina, Arizona and Texas, providing a broad range of acute/episodic and preventive healthcare services 365 days per year. FastMed also provides workers' comp services at all of its clinics, and family and sports medicine services at select locations. FastMed has successfully treated more than 6 million patients since the opening of its first clinic in 2005, and is the largest urgent care operator to be awarded the Joint Commission Gold Seal of ApprovalŪ for accreditation in healthcare quality and safety in ambulatory healthcare. For more information about locations, services, hours of operation, insurance and prices, visit http://www.FastMed.com.

 

SOURCE FastMed Urgent Care



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