Combined 100 Voice Choir Presents 'My Heart Longs for Christmas' :: Sunday, December 14 & Monday, December 15 at 7pm :: click here for more info!

- published 8/21 (Larry) old link:

Click for Franklin, North Carolina Forecast

Features Health & Wellness Urgent care center to open in Sylva

MedWest Health System will open its newest Urgent Care Center on Aug. 15 in Sylva.

Located at 176 Walmart Plaza, MedWest Urgent Care Center-Sylva will provide walk-in examinations six days a week to patients with non-emergency illnesses or injuries. The new Center includes space for eight patient exam rooms, X-ray and full lab services in 3,770 square feet.

The public can get a preview of the new facility during an open house from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 11.

Urgent Care Center-Sylva staff will include two physicians, two physician assistants or nurse practitioners, two medical assistants, two registered nurses, and four radiology and lab technicians.

Hours of operation will be 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday-Saturday. Call (828) 631-9462 for more information.

The new center is the only Urgent Care in Jackson County and is one of three in the MedWest Health System. Other MedWest Urgent Care locations are at 556 Hazelwood Road in West Waynesville and at 262 Leroy George Dr. in Clyde, which is scheduled to move to a new facility at Interstate 40 Exit 31 in Canton in December.

MedWest Health System provides healthcare for the people of Western North Carolina at MedWest-Harris, MedWest-Haywood and MedWest-Swain hospitals, and the outpatient facility Med- West-Franklin. MedWest is affiliated with Carolinas HealthCare System.


Weekly updates in progress!

Grab your FREE copy of the
Macon County News
& Shopping Guide
on newsstands today

The Macon County News
holiday deadlines for
classifieds, display ads
& editorial copy:

– Friday, Dec. 26 for the
Tuesday, Dec. 30 issue

Note: MCN will NOT publish the week of Christmas!

Macon County News is now on:
Find the Macon County News on Facebook! and Find the Macon County News on twitter!
Facebook   Twitter