North Bend, OR – October 23, 2020 – BestMed, a comprehensive provider of quality urgent care, primary care, physical therapy, and musculoskeletal services in Oregon and Montana, has opened its newest clinic located at 1226 Virginia Avenue in North Bend, Oregon. The clinic is accepting scheduled appointments and walk-ins Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. As part of the clinic’s grand opening, it is offering free flu shots to the first 100 patients from Monday, October 26 through Saturday, November 7.
According to BestMed Urgent Care Provider Amy Hinshaw, FNP, the free flu shot promotion is part of BestMed’s commitment to helping protect community members from the risks of seasonal influenza, particularly during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
“We encourage residents of North Bend and surrounding communities to walk-in between October 26 and November 7 to meet our compassionate care team and obtain a free flu shot and a chance to win a free Yeti cooler filled with fun BestMed gear,” said Hinshaw. “We hope to see families, children, and our seniors, as everyone is at risk of the flu, especially this year. We are committed to minimizing the risks our neighbors and patients will face from the flu virus.”
The new North Bend clinic is staffed with experienced providers available to treat such urgent and chronic conditions as fever and flu, fractures, sprains and strains, allergies, and asthma. The clinic is also equipped to offer on-site lab work, x-rays, and rapid COVID-19 testing.
BestMed Chief Executive Officer Jim Ashby stated the addition of the BestMed North Bend clinic is part of BestMed’s ongoing efforts to bring affordable, accessible, and convenient urgent care to Western Oregon.
“We are facing unprecedented changes to our health care delivery system,” said Ashby. “Understanding that individuals have unique needs and comfort levels for seeking urgent and chronic health care and wellness services right now, we are committed to expanding our footprint of urgent care clinics, offering convenient telemedicine services, and hiring the most experienced and compassionate providers dedicated to the wellbeing of our community. The opening of our newest North Bend clinic is one more critical step toward our achievement of these goals.”