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May 18, 2011 - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

Urgent Care of Connecticut Hires Helper From Ability Beyond Disability

David Mayers and Tom Wilkes

SHREDDING PAPER - David Mayers (seated) takes care of many tasks for Urgent Care of Connecticut in Brookfield. Behind him is Tom Wilkes, employment specialist with Ability Beyond Disability.

BROOKFIELD — Urgent Care of Connecticut is pleased to announce David Mayers has joined their team through an Ability Beyond Disability work program. Ability Beyond Disability is an organization that helps people with disabilities succeed through independence, community integration, and employment opportunities. Mr. Mayers will report to the Brookfield location of Urgent Care of Connecticut two days weekly and will help with filing, collating, mailing assembly, paper shredding, watering plants and light maintenance.

"We are delighted to have David as a hard-working member of our team. He is independent, takes pride in his work, and likes to be busy," said Beth Agen, multi-site manager for Urgent Care of Connecticut. "Partnering with Ability Beyond Disability provides another opportunity for us to show our commitment to good works in the community. The dedicated Ability Beyond Disability team works with us to help identify job responsibilities and handles job training."

Tom Wilkes, employment specialist with Ability Beyond Disability said, "David is reliable, willing to please and conscientious. Our employees thrive by doing their jobs well and are committed to long term relationships. We hope more companies like Urgent Care of Connecticut recognize their value as loyal and dedicated employees."

David Mayers, who is originally from New York State, earned a high school diploma and has some college education. He lives independently and drives a car. He enjoys a vegetarian diet, walks in the woods, stories about wilderness survival, and general books about law enforcement. Prior to his new assignment, he worked for Staples for seven years.

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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