|By PR Newswire||
|February 10, 2014 12:22 PM EST||
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla., Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The densely-populated Broward County area has a new option for walk-in healthcare starting February 10, as CareSpot opens a sixth area location – its second in the rapidly growing Pembroke Pines. Located at 18203 Pines Boulevard in Pembroke Pines, the new West Pines center will be open 8am to 8pm, seven days a week. The general public is invited to attend a grand opening celebration at the West Pines center on February 20-21 from 3pm – 7pm each day, or on February 22 from 11am – 1pm. During these times, visitors can meet the staff, enjoy light refreshments, and register to win a digital tablet. Additionally, the first 100 visitors to tour the center will receive a care kit which includes $200 worth of valuable health care savings to use throughout the year.
The 3,500-square-foot location in the Shoppes of Silver Lakes is conveniently located right across the street from the Walmart supercenter. This center will provide the same broad array of urgent care, health check, and occupational health services found at the five other CareSpot locations throughout Broward County in Coconut Creek, Tamarac, Pompano Beach, Pembroke Pines, and Coral Springs. This sixth location in Broward County is significant as it provides yet another convenient option for care on the way to work or home for a growing population.
Patients at all CareSpot centers benefit from the convenience of online and mobile scheduling tools at CareSpot.com. Customers can save a spot in line before walking in, or book an appointment for a future time or day from their computers or smartphones. These conveniences allow patients to spend more time at home and less time in the lobby. The centers also feature digital check-in tablets for a nearly paperless, streamlined registration when patients arrive.
CareSpot also offers the convenience of treating non-emergent medical problems that can develop unexpectedly and require immediate attention, filling the gap between primary care physicians and hospital emergency rooms when patients can't wait for an appointment. Same-day visits at CareSpot can be a more affordable alternative to a hospital emergency department for non-life threatening issues.
CareSpot-operated centers provide a wide range of healthcare services such as urgent care, health checks, and occupational health services. CareSpot operates 53 urgent care centers across Tennessee, Texas, Kansas, and Missouri, and is the largest urgent care provider in the state of Florida. The centers feature multiple exam rooms, on-site lab testing and X-ray capabilities. Online and mobile scheduling tools at CareSpot.com allow patients to find a convenient location, book appointments and even save a spot in line. Visit CareSpot.com to learn more.