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November 18, 2010 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Urgent Care of Southbury Seeks Coats and Jackets for Salvation Army

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Lisa M. Vieira, MD, FACEP, medical director for Urgent Care of Southbury (Left) with Radiology Technician Selvie Vinca and Medical Assistant Sandra Alexander.

SOUTHBURY — Urgent Care of Southbury is collecting gently used or new coats and jackets for the Salvation Army Family Emergency Shelter through the charity's Waterbury Corps Community Center, located at 74 Central Ave. Coats, jackets, mittens, hats and scarves are being collected now through December 17th.

"There are many people who are facing hardship at this time of year," said Dr. Vieira, who initiated the drive. "We are trying to bring some comfort to these individuals and families."

Donations may be given to a staff member at Urgent Care of Southbury, located at 900 Main Street South. Urgent Care of Southbury is open 365 days a year from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Mon. - Fri. and 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sat., Sun., and holidays. For more information call 203-262-1911

About PhysicianOne Urgent Care

PhysicianOne Urgent Care provides quality, easily-accessible, walk-in medical care for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries. All locations are open 365 days per year; 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., weekdays, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., weekends and holidays, and 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Experienced providers are on-site at all times. X-ray and lab services are available on-site. Insurance is accepted; self-pay options are also available.

Founded in 2008, PhysicianOne Urgent Care, the original Urgent Care of Connecticut, was the first in the market to be accredited and certified by the Urgent Care Association of America.

PhysicianOne Urgent Care is a cost-effective alternative to the Emergency Room as well as a convenient alternative to primary care physicians during off or peak hours.

For more information, including a list of services, locations, insurances accepted, career opportunities, and more, or to view current wait times and check-in, please visit www.PhysicianOneUrgentCare.com.

Contact

Andrea Tager
Director of Marketing
PhysicianOne Urgent Care
31 Old Route 7, Brookfield, CT 06804
atager@physicianoneurgentcare.com

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