South Central Urgent Care is a certified urgent care center that offers healthcare services for patients, ages 6 months and up. Urgent care is a convenient and viable option for medical conditions that cannot wait for a scheduled appointment with a primary care physician. South Central Urgent Care accepts unscheduled, walk-in patients during all hours of operation.
Chad Caraway, FNP South Central Urgent Care
“The healthcare environment is changing,” states Chad Caraway, FNP, South Central Urgent Care Nurse Practitioner. “It is becoming more and more important for patients to understand their treatment options.”
South Central Urgent Care provides treatment for ailments such as sore throats, ear aches, coughs and colds, nebulizer treatment, sport injuries, sprains and strains, possible broken bones or simple fractures, flus and fevers, eye infection, vomiting and diarrhea. When medical conditions cannot be handled by a patient’s regular doctor, South Central Urgent Care is equipped with digital x-ray, CLIA certified laboratory services and a licensed provider is available to help seven days a week.
“South Central Urgent Care fills the gap between primary care and hospital emergency rooms, which offers increased convenience and cost savings to patients,” states Caraway. “By being a certified urgent care facility, South Central Urgent Care demonstrates their commitment toward providing patients with access to appropriate levels of care.”
South Central Urgent Care, a division of South Central Clinics, is open seven days a week with extended hours for convenient patient care. South Central Urgent Care is committed to providing quality care to each patient.
South Central Urgent Care is a walk-in facility, located at 1430 Jefferson Street, beside Laurel Family Clinic. The center is open from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on weekends. Medicaid, Medicare and most commercial insurances are accepted. For more information, please call 601-425-2273 or visit scrmc.com.