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SmartCare Urgent Care Joins the Emory Healthcare Network

Media Contacts: Zobair Nagamia, MD, SmartCare Urgent Care,
Atlanta, Ga. – SmartCare Urgent Care, an urgent care and primary care provider operating six clinical sites in Atlanta and Athens, is affiliating with Emory Healthcare, the state’s leading healthcare provider, to offer urgent care services as part of Emory Healthcare’s Clinically Integrated Network. This partnership enhances Emory Healthcare’s geographical reach and enables consumers of healthcare services to easily access care for all their non-life threatening needs easily and conveniently.As part of the clinically integrated network, SmartCare Urgent Care will be able to link into Emory Healthcare’s electronic medical record and provide a seamless care transition for patients. The affiliation will enhance the ability for SmartCare patients to access a Emory Specialists and for Emory patients to access basic non-life threatening serves when needed.

SmartCare Urgent Care offers patients an exceptional customer experience efficiently with modern, upscale amenities such as an advanced queuing system that allows customers to choose and hold an appointment time that is convenient for them. “SmartCare Urgent Care is delighted to affiliate with Emory Healthcare and pair our strengths to maintain the health and wellness of all those we serve,” says Kavita Kotte, MD, co-founder and Chief Medical Officer of SmartCare Urgent Care. “This clinical affiliation broadens our ability to afford our patients easy access to Emory specialists and streamline their continuity of care when necessary.”

SmartCare Urgent Care offers a wide array of medical services to patients whether those services are needed on-demand or through scheduled appointments. “Our centers offer patients access to advanced care for any serious, non-life threatening emergency. We treat all injuries, illnesses, and time-sensitive ailments and have on-site x-ray and lab capabilities,” says Zobair Nagamia, MD, Chief Operating Officer of SmartCare Urgent Care.

SmartCare Urgent Care serves nearly 75,000 patients annually and will continue to expand its existing footprint with additional sites in active development.

About SmartCare Urgent Care:

Smartcare Urgentcare is physician owned and operated. At SmartCare, we are committed to placing the needs of our patients first by providing the highest standard of illness, injury and wellness care. No appointments are necessary at our modern, state of the art facilities in Atlanta Metro and surrounding areas, where we create a comfortable and convenient alternative to traditional emergency room and doctor’s office. SmartCare offers extended hours and courteous, experienced staff to get you on your way to feeling better fast. Above All, our mission is to provide you with “affordable care at your convenience”. To learn more about us, please visit our website at www.smartcareuc.com.

About Emory Healthcare:

Emory Healthcare, with almost 16,000 employees, is the most comprehensive health system in Georgia. In fiscal year 2015, Emory Healthcare had $2.8 billion in annual net revenue and provided $67.4 million in charity care. System-wide, it has 1,958 licensed patient beds. Emory Healthcare is the only health system in Georgia with three Magnet-designated hospitals, Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital, Emory University Hospital and Emory University Orthopaedics & Spine Hospital, for nursing excellence. Emory Healthcare’s core purpose: “To serve humanity by improving health through integration of education, discovery and health care.” For more information, visit www.emoryhealthcare.org.

SmartCare Urgent Care is a walk-in medical clinic with several convenient centers in and around the metro-Atlanta area. SmartCare centers are open 7 days a week and no appointment is necessary to see a doctor.