MedExpress announces the opening of its newest Arkansas neighborhood medical center on Aug. 24 in Pine Bluff at 5510 S. Olive St. As a welcoming gift to the community, the new Pine Bluff center is offering free sports physicals to patients ages 5-years-old and up from Aug. 24 – Sept. 7.
MedExpress is open every day from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. to offer patients a convenient option for timely health care needs. The new center will offer urgent care, basic wellness and prevention and employer health services to help keep local families and employees healthy. MedExpress offers walk-in treatment for everyday illness and injury, including more advanced offerings such as X-rays, IVs, labs, minor surgery, stitches and treatment for sprains, strains and broken bones. MedExpress wellness services include sports physicals, routine physicals, immunizations and tobacco cessation counseling. Local businesses can use MedExpress for workers’ compensation and injury care, pre-employment screenings and physicals and urgent care services.
“Our new center in Pine Bluff is part of our commitment to making sure patients in Arkansas have access to convenient, affordable, friendly, high-quality health care that meets the needs of their families and busy schedules,” said Tim Ewing, MedExpress Area Manager for Arkansas.
“The health care needs of families are changing, and our neighborhood medical centers are designed to meet those needs and help patients get back to their lives,” said Ewing.
MedExpress coordinates care with other area health care providers such as area specialists, PCPs and hospitals so that our patients receive coordinated, comprehensive follow-up care when needed.