Yancey County Is Home to 6th Mercy Urgent Care Location in WNC
Mercy Urgent Care is pleased to announce we’ve opened a new location in Burnsville. For residents of Yancey County, the surrounding area, and visitors to this region, Mercy Urgent Care in Burnsville means that high-quality, affordable and convenient medical care for non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries will be just minutes (instead of an hour) away. Patients in Yancey County will now have access to walk-in care at a fraction of the cost of an ER visit.
Mercy Urgent Care is excited to bring healthcare and support to the community by partnering with Yancey County who received a $50,000 economic development grant from the North Carolina Department of Commerce Rural Infrastructure Authority. To officially mark the opening of Mercy’s new Burnsville location, the Burnsville/Yancey County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday, September 11, from 4 to 6 pm.
In addition to services for individuals and families, Mercy Urgent Care Burnsville offers workplace-related healthcare services through its Mercy Occupational Medicine division. Employers in or near Yancey County can take advantage of a wide array services from workplace screening and testing to workplace incident management. Mercy Occupational Medicine offers board-certified physicians and licensed, highly-trained personnel work to meet the needs of businesses and their employees.
At 41 Charlie Brown Road, this is the sixth Western North Carolina location for the not-for-profit organization headquartered in Asheville. Known for its compassionate and affordable care, Mercy helps your family, friends and neighbors recover from injury and illness, and get back to life. A committed community partner in the areas it serves, Mercy is a certified North Carolina Best Employer and proud to be a living-wage employer.