“For many families, it will be reassuring to know they have convenient access to quality health care they can afford,” added Anderson. “We are glad to help provide them with a service they need.”
Southeastern Regional Medical Center’s Physician Services department operates more than 40 primary care, specialty and urgent care clinics throughout Robeson County and in Bladen, Cumberland and Scotland counties.
"Walmart is dedicated to serving our customers and our communities, and this type of clinic helps expand their access to quality health care," said Bruce Shepard, Walmart's director of healthcare innovations. "Southeastern Regional Medical Center is a well-known and respected health care provider in this area, so our customers will receive quality care from people they know and trust."
Walmart and Southeastern Regional Medical Center will celebrate the grand opening of Lumberton's newest offering of health care services at the clinic Monday, Nov. 14 from 3-5 p.m. For more information about the clinic, call (910) 739-0133.
With the opening of this clinic, there will be 130 in-store clinics in Walmart stores across 30 states. For further information about "The Clinic at Walmart", please visit www.walmart.com/clinics.
About Southeastern Regional Medical Center
Southeastern Regional Medical Center, a non-profit organization, is the recipient of the 2010/2011 HealthGrades Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ and is accredited by The Joint Commission. The medical center is licensed for 452 beds and offers a combination of acute care, intensive care and psychiatric services to more than 14,000 inpatients and 78,000 emergency patients annually. The Medical Center is a comprehensive health care system which offers a wide array of health care services through its affiliated divisions. Additional information about Southeastern Regional Medical Center can be found by visiting www.srmc.org and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/srmclumberton.
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE: WMT) serves customers and members more than 200 million times per week at over 9,600 retail units under 69 different banners in 28 countries. With fiscal year 2011 sales of $419 billion, Walmart employs 2.1 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting http://walmartstores.com and on Twitter at http://twitter.com/walmart. Online merchandise sales are available at http://www.walmart.com and http://www.samsclub.com.