CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health First Urgent Care, a member of the Urgent Care Group Network , announced today that they are now an Authorized VA Urgent Care Provider as a part of the VA MISSION Act passed by Congress last year.
This act now allows eligible Veterans to visit all four Charleston area Health First centers without pre-authorization or an appointment.
“We are pleased to have the opportunity to serve Veterans at our Health First centers,” said David Maloney, CEO, Urgent Care Group. “Our primary goal is to provide affordable and efficient health care services to the communities that we serve, and this broadens our reach in accomplishing that goal.”
Veterans can find out more information on the program and eligibility by visiting https://www.va.gov/.
In addition to being an Authorized VA Urgent Care Provider, Health First accepts all major insurances and offers three-tiered flat rate bundles that focus on providing affordable healthcare services for patients without insurance. Each tier focuses on a different patient need such as illness, injuries, and comprehensive care. For more information on self-pay bundles, please visit our website www.healthfirstcares.com.
Health First Urgent Care has 4 locations in the Charleston area that are open Monday – Saturday from 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM. In addition, our North Charleston center has extended hours on Sunday from 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM.
Health First Urgent Care centers are located throughout the Charleston area at:
- Summerville – 1675 N Main St. Summerville, SC 29483 (East of I-26 across from Tractor Supply)
- North Charleston – 8740 Rivers Avenue North Charleston, SC 29406 (At University Boulevard Interchange)
- West Ashley – 115 Savannah Hwy Charleston, SC 29407 (Next to Starbucks at Whole Foods)
- Mt. Pleasant – 2863 N. Hwy 17 Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466 (Next to Walgreens at SC Highway 41)
For more information about Health First Urgent Care, visit www.healthfirstcares.com.