NHRMC Urgent Care Opens in Wallace

January 28, 2011
WILMINGTON – A new NHRMC Urgent Care is now available to care for patients in the Wallace area. Residents can use the facility, located at 112-G Medical Village Drive in Wallace, for help with a wide range of illnesses and injuries, from flu and minor back pain to migraines, allergies and flesh wounds. It is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and 1-6 p.m. on Sunday.

NHRMC Urgent Care-Wallace 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 has on-site X-ray services. 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 pleased to expand our urgent care services to the Wallace community,” says Jack Barto, president and chief executive officer at NHRMC. “These services added to the quality care already provided by New Hanover Regional Medical Center and our affiliated physicians will give people another location closer to their homes for their urgent care needs.”

NHRMC Urgent Care is affiliated with NHRMC Physician Group and New Hanover Regional Medical Center and is committed to providing the highest quality health care to residents of southeastern North Carolina. With more than 80 providers in both primary care and specialty fields, the NHRMC Physician Group's doctors can focus on providing the best medical care to their patients while benefiting from the shared resources of New Hanover Regional Medical Center. To better serve our patients' needs, NHRMC Physician Group practices are located throughout southeastern North Carolina. In addition to the NHRMC Urgent Care locations in Wallace and on Military Cutoff Road in Wilmington, the NHRMC Physician Group provides care at both the Pender Primary Care facilities in Rocky Point and Burgaw. NHRMC Health & Diagnostics offers a full range of radiology services conveniently located at the same Rocky Point facility.

NHRMC Urgent Care participates with all major insurance carriers, including BlueCross BlueShield, Aetna, and United HealthCare. For more information on NHRMC Urgent Care, visit www.nhrmcurgentcare.org or call 910.285.0333.