MEDcare Urgent Care Kicks Off the 2015 Sports Physical Challenge

Charleston, SC – Monday, April 13, 2015M – MEDcare Urgent Care, South Carolina’s largest, privately-owned urgent care provider, kicks off the 2015 Sports Physical Challenge today.  This is the 4th year for the Challenge, runs through August 31, 2015, and rewards schools across the state with a $5 donation for every sports physical completed at one of MEDcare’s seven clinics.

In 2014, MEDcare Urgent Care donated more than $6,000 to 145 schools in Charleston, Columbia and Anderson.  Spring Valley High School in Columbia received the largest award.  “We greatly appreciate MEDcare Urgent Care providing our student athletes an affordable sports physical, and generously giving $775 back to our program,” said Tim Hunter, Athletic Director for Spring Valley High School.

MEDcare Urgent Care provides a discounted sports physical to local youths for $20. In addition, MEDcare donates an equivalent $5 per sport physical performed back to the designated school by the parent or child at the time their sports physical is performed.  The school with the most sports physicals performed by MEDcare Urgent Care will receive an additional $250 donation from MEDcare.

Dr. Radwan Hallaba, CEO and Co-Founder of MEDcare Urgent Care, stated "We are committed to building strong relationships within our communities and believe our Sports Physical Challenge is a victory for the athlete, parent and school.”  He added, "providing high quality, affordable healthcare with an awesome patient experience is our top priority.”

To learn more about the 2015 MEDcare Urgent Care Sports Physical Challenge, please visit http://www.medcareurgentcare.com/sports-physical-challenge or call your local MEDcare Urgent Care center.  All MEDcare Urgent Care clinics are open from 9am to 9pm, seven days a week.

About MEDcare Urgent Care

MEDcare Urgent Care is a Charleston-based urgent care provider, with seven locations throughout South Carolina.  MEDcare Urgent Care centers in Charleston, Columbia, Anderson and Spartanburg offer an industry-leading healthcare experience, by creating a culture which is innovative, nimble and most importantly, singularly focused on the patient.  MEDcare Urgent Care is the only physician-owned, minority-owned urgent care operator in South Carolina, and also separates itself from other providers by always having a physician on site.  To learn more about MEDcare Urgent Care, please visit www.medcareurgentcare.com or contact Kelly Moore at (843) 860-4038 or kmoore@medcareurgentcare.com.