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Veterans affairs urgent care benefit now available at Urgent Team

MORRISTOWN, TN – Urgent Team is now an Authorized VA Urgent Care Provider as part of the VA MISSION Act. Passed by Congress last year, this act now allows eligible veterans to visit participating urgent care centers for their urgent care needs without pre-authorization or an appointment. This includes Urgent Team - Morristown.

“Getting veterans the care they need – when they need it – is critically important to improving the American healthcare system,” said Ellis Harris, Division Vice President for Urgent Team. “With more than 9 million veterans enrolled in the VA’s healthcare, they deserve access to timely, quality care and Urgent Team is committed to helping enable this new path of convenient care for those who served our country.”

Urgent Team - Morristown is open seven days a week and provides treatment for injuries, illnesses and conditions, such as:

• Asthma and allergies
• Ear and eye injuries
• Flu, colds and viral illnesses
• Skin conditions, including burns
• Bites, stings, allergic reactions
• Stitches
• Broken bones, sprains, strains
• School, sports, wellness and DOT physicals
• Diarrhea, nausea and vomiting
• Immunizations and vaccinations
• Urinary tract infections
• Occupational health services

Walk-ins are welcome at Urgent Team or for added convenience, patients can schedule a same day or next day appointment online with Hold My Spot™. Most insurance plans, including TRICARE, Medicare and Medicaid, as well as cash and credit cards, are accepted.

Veterans can learn more about the program and eligibility by visiting MissionAct.Va.Gov. Also visit for a complete list of locations and to view all healthcare services offered.

Published July 24, 2019

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