April 30, 2012. On Monday, April 30, AppUrgent Care will close the doors at the temporary location on Shadowline Drive and move to a new location. The center will reopen May 2 at 2146 Blowing Rock Rd., between Makoto’s and Walgreens.
On Tuesday, May 1, there will be a ribbon cutting ceremony and an open house at the new AppUrgent Care location from 4 to 6 p.m. The public is invited to attend the event.
A division of Appalachian Regional Healthcare System (ARHS), AppUrgent Care provides convenient, walk-in care to patients with non-life threatening illness or injury. Staffed by physicians, issues such as sore throats, sprains, fever, flu, sinus infections and more can be treated. Other services include, vaccinations, drug screenings, x-rays and treatment for work related injuries.
“AppUrgent Care is an avenue for residents to receive care when an appointment is not available with their primary care provider,” said Gillian Baker, VP of Corporate Communications for ARHS. “And for visitors, AppUrgent Care’s convenient location allows them to be treated close to their leisure activities.”
AppUrgent Care is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, visit apprhs.org/appurgent-care or call 828-265-5505.