November 30, 2011 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
NORWALK, CT — Norwalk High School seniors who plan to pursue a career in a healthcare related field may apply for a $1,000 scholarship from Urgent Care of Connecticut. Eligible students must be graduating high school seniors with a 3.0 grade-point average or higher who intend to continue their education at a four-year college or university or two-year accredited associates or certificate program.
The scholarship selection criteria include demonstrated academic achievement, community service or volunteer work, and sound character. Applicants are also required to write an essay “Why Have You Chosen a Career in a Healthcare Related Field?”
Applications are available in the Norwalk High School guidance office. The postmarked deadline is February 1, 2012.
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. 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.
Director of Marketing
PhysicianOne Urgent Care