Youngsville, N.C.– MedAccess Urgent Care, located in Youngsville on US 1, has received designation as a Certified Urgent Care by the Urgent Care Association of America. The clinic provides patients with access to unscheduled and extended-hour medical attention by licensed providers for a large scope of medical conditions.
The health care environment is changing and it is becoming more and more important for patients to understand their treatment options. Urgent care is a convenient and viable option for medical conditions that cannot wait for a scheduled appointment with a primary care physician, and in many cases offer an alternative to the Emergency Department. MedAccess accepts unscheduled, walk-in patients during all hours of operation.
Urgent care centers fill the gap between scheduled primary care and hospital emergency departments, offering increased convenience and cost savings. MedAccess is equipped with x-ray, laboratory services and a licensed provider, and is available to perform procedures such as laceration repairs, splinting, IV fluids for dehydration, pain control for acutely painful conditions such as kidney stones, as well as treat medical problems.
In addition to unscheduled medical care, MedAccess offers additional services such as sports physicals, vaccinations, and Employer Health Services such as drug screens, pre-employment physicals, post-accident treatment, DOT Physicals, audiometry, and breathing capacity tests.
With its certification, MedAccess and the Urgent Care Association of America demonstrate their commitment toward providing patients with access to appropriate levels of care.