BENTONIVLE, Ark., April 5, 2022 – Families in Florida can now gain convenient access to health care with the opening of five new Walmart health centers in North and Central Florida. The findings mark the expansion of Walmart Health in Florida, starting today with a new location in Jacksonville on 7075 Collins Rd., Located next to the Collins Road supercenter. At least four additional locations in Florida will be opened in the Jacksonville, Orlando and Tampa areas.
“Two years after the launch of Walmart Health, we continue to grow and grow to make healthcare even more accessible to the communities we serve,” said Dr. David Carmush, Senior Vice President, Omnichannel Care Offerings at Walmart. . Just one primary care physician for 1,380 Florida residents, these Walmart health centers will help meet the demand for care in three major cities in the state of Sunshine, providing quality health care at the right time in the right environment, right next to the place where many Florida residents get their groceries. We are part of these communities and are excited to provide more opportunities for personal and telehealth services to our neighbors. “
Five locations throughout Florida
Located next to Walmart’s superclubs, these convenient, modern Walmart health centers offer a range of services, including first aid, laboratories, X-rays and ECG, behavioral health and counseling, dentistry, optics, hearing and more. Walmart Care hosts and community health professionals will help clients navigate their visit, understand resources, and be familiar with regular visits.
Great discoveries of Walmart Health
Walmart is committed to Florida with more than 380 retail outlets and 120,000 associates. The company is excited to meet the needs of Florida residents as the state’s population grows. From 2010 to 2019, Florida’s population grew by 13%, more than double the total US population growth.
The places and dates of opening are provided for:
- April 5, 2022: 7075 Collins Road (Jacksonville)
- April 7, 2022: 1586 Branan Field Road (Middleberg)
- April 12, 2022: 904 B Cypress Parkway (Poinciana / Kissimmee)
- April 14, 2022: 3647 South Orlando Drive (Sanford)
- June 7, 2022: 28516 State Road 54 (Wesley Chapel)
To meet the needs of busy families, these Walmart health centers will offer care seven days a week with comfortable weekends and evenings, as well as telehealth options on Sundays:
- Monday – Friday: 07:30 – 19:30
- Saturday: 09:00 – 17:00
- Telehealth on Sunday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Walmart Health is managed by qualified health professionals, including physicians, nurses, dentists, behavioral health care providers and optometrists. Walmart Care hosts and on-site community health professionals will help clients navigate their visit, understand resources, and become familiar with regular visits.
Patients can make an appointment, enter insurance information and confirm the eligibility of walmarthealth.com.
First in Florida: Epic Electronic Health Records
Announced in 2021, all Walmart Health locations in Florida will be the first centers to use Epic health technology. Epic is the most widely used and comprehensive health record system in the United States, used by more than 2,000 hospitals and 45,000 clinics, including most hospitals and medical schools with the highest ratings on the US News & World Report.
Through this unified, unified system, Walmart Health will engage patients, healthcare professionals, insurance carriers and other stakeholders, while improving communication, personalization and information sharing between healthcare professionals and patients using a patient portal.
For Walmart in Florida
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better – anytime, anywhere – in stores, online and on their mobile devices. In Florida, we serve customers at 387 outlets and online through Walmart online groceries, Walmart.com and ours family of brands. We are proud to hire 120,954 employees in Florida. Walmart supports local businesses by spending $ 8 billion with suppliers in Florida through FYE21 and maintaining 82,394 jobs for suppliers in Florida. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunities. Through FYE21, Walmart and the Walmart Foundation contributed more than $ 109.2 million in cash and in-kind donations to local nonprofits in Florida.
Walmart Inc. (NYSE: WMT) helps people around the world save money and live better – anytime, anywhere – in stores, online and on their mobile devices. Each week, approximately 230 million customers and members visit approximately 10,500 stores and clubs under 46 banners in 24 countries and e-commerce websites. With revenue for fiscal 2022 of $ 573 billion, Walmart employs 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunities. Additional information about Walmart can be found by visiting corporate.walmart.comon Facebook at facebook.com/walmart and on Twitter at twitter.com/walmart.