FastMed Offers $10 Sports physicals to Charlotte Students

Clayton, NC – January 17, 2013 - From now through March 17, FastMed Urgent Care will offer $10 sports physicals for local students enrolling in sports at their schools.

With 2013 basketball, track, swimming and other winter sports beginning, the state of North Carolina requires all students participating in athletics to receive an annual sports physical. A sports physical is not the same as a regular physical as it geared toward assessing health and fitness of an individual related to a particular sport they are interested in playing.

FastMed Urgent Care’s physical meets the criteria of the North Carolina High School Athletic Association. The physical must be completed by a Licensed FastMed Physician, Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant.

At FastMed Urgent Care no appointment is required to receive a sports physicals, which consist of a health history and basic exam, and can be received by walking into a clinic 7 days a week. The full list of examination questions are available on the Sports Participation Examination Form available on the NCHSAA website www.nchsaa.org.

The $10 sports physical is valid only at the following location until March 17:

FastMed Charlotte
3250 Wilkinson Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28208
Phone:
704.319.5176

About FastMed Urgent Care:
FastMed Urgent Care is a North Carolina-based owner and operator of urgent care facilities with locations throughout North Carolina and Arizona.  FastMed focuses on the delivery of non-appointment based medicine to the non-emergency patient market. The urgent care centers are open 365 days a year and are staffed with experienced and licensed physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. For more information, please visit www.fastmed.com. FastMed is managed by an affiliated entity of one of the investment funds of the Comvest Group.