BayCare Health System has opened its 13th urgent care center in the Tampa Bay area at 6455 Gulf Blvd. in St. Pete Beach, offering health care services for minor illnesses and injuries including stings, burns and sprains.
“This location is close to many popular St. Pete Beach destinations and can provide residents and visitors with expedited health care right where they want to stay,” BayCare Urgent Care Director of Physician Services Nathan Keith Waldrep said in a release on the St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce website. “It is important to have a location in this area for visitors and seasonal residents who might be far from their physician.”
Patients can schedule appointments online with “Save Your Spot.” This service allows patients to make reservations at a time and place convenient to them. The service can be accessed through Baycare’s website.
BayCare Urgent Care centers offer services that include X-rays, EKG’s, lab, flu shots, school and sports physicals, post-hire physicals and drug screenings,the release said.