Mid Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates, PLLC (MEMA) Announces Partnership with the 2019 NBA All-Star Game for an Urgent Care Clinic for NBA Staff and VIP’s

(Charlotte, NC) February 11, 2019 – Mid Atlantic Emergency Medical Associates, PLLC, a leader in emergency care, is excited to announce the provision of an on-site Urgent Care Center at the Spectrum Center during the NBA All-Star Game, February 13-17, 2019. This center will be staffed 24 hours a day with MEMA board certified, residency trained emergency medicine physicians and nursing and support staff from Novant Health Event Medicine.

The clinic provides a place for the many people involved in the production of this event to seek medical care that is staffed with highly trained physicians, is easy to access, efficient, personal while ensuring privacy. This allows the NBA staff to continue working on the event without travel and wait times when they medical care.  The clinic is ACLS (Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support) staffed and able to bridge care for critically ill patients while awaiting EMS transport. The clinic is accessible 24 hours a day during NBA All-Star week.

This center offers sutures and IV fluids, prescribes oral and IV medications and treats minor injuries and illnesses as needed. Staff will assess the need for care and arrange transport to Novant Presbyterian Medical Center Emergency Department if needed.