WILMINGTON – New Hanover Regional Medical Center is now offering urgent care services at its recently acquired facility located at 1135 Military Cutoff Rd., Suite 103. NHRMC Urgent Care is open seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and treats a wide range of illnesses and injuries, from flu and minor back pain to migraines, allergies and flesh wounds.
NHRMC Urgent Care providers are highly trained medical professionals who offer convenient care for a variety of medical conditions and emergencies from the simple to the complex. In addition to common maladies such as sore throat, insect bites, sprains or asthma, NHRMC Urgent Care offers school, sports and camp physicals and is one of only a few facilities approved by the Federal Aviation Administration to offer flight physicals for pilots. NHRMC Urgent Care is also proud to serve a wide variety of local employers for occupational medicine needs, such as drug screens, employment physicals and flu shots.
“We are proud to offer urgent care services to the community,” says John Gizdic, vice president of strategic planning and business development at NHRMC. “These services added to the quality care already provided by NHRMC will give people another location closer to their homes for their urgent care needs.”
NHRMC Urgent Care is conveniently located in the same facility as New Hanover Regional Medical Center Health & Diagnostics, which offers comprehensive imaging including MRI, CT scans, digital mammography, ultrasound, bone density scans and X-rays. All diagnostic images will continue to be read by Delaney Radiologists, one of Southeastern North Carolina’s most trusted radiology groups and a longtime NHRMC healthcare partner.
NHRMC Urgent Care participates with all major insurance carriers, including BlueCross BlueShield, Aetna, and United HealthCare. For more information on NHRMC Urgent Care, call 910.256.6222.
New Hanover Regional Medical Center is the leading provider of quality and accessible health care in Southeastern North Carolina, delivering care to all in need, without the support of taxpayer dollars. The medical center takes seriously its responsibility as an economic engine for the community, creating more than 4,500 jobs directly and another 3,000 jobs indirectly.