Exciting News! Beach Family and Urgent Care Clinics will become CareNow urgent care clinics on November 1st 2021.
If you have any questions regarding appointments, billing, or updated hours, please refer to the FAQ below.
Patients can walk-in or check-in online.
- Simply select your location below.
- Check-in online to save your spot and wait from home.
- You can fill out the registration forms online.
- We will message you when it's time to come.
Here are answers to questions you may have about the change
Are you changing the hours?Yes, but this change will not occur until November. At that time we will change hours to Monday – Friday 8:00am – 8:00pm and Saturday/Sunday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Current hours will vary by location as follows:
|CareNow North Myrtle Beach (Barefoot)||8:00am-5:00pm||Closed||Closed|
|CareNow Myrtle Beach (Restaurant Row on Kings Highway)||8:00am-5:00pm||9:00am-5:00pm||9:00am-2:00pm|
|CareNow Carolina Forest||8:00am-8:00pm||9:00am-5:00pm||9:00am-2:00pm|
|CareNow 26th Avenue North||8:00am-5:00pm||9:00am-2:00pm||Closed|
|CareNow Surfside Beach||9:00am-5:00pm||9:00am-2:00pm||Closed|
|CareNow Murrell's Inlet||Closed||Closed||Closed|
Are the medical providers and other staff the same?
Do you still have my patient records from past visits?
Yes. If you have been seen at a Beach Family and Urgent Care clinic, CareNow providers will be able to access your medical history.
Can you send my primary care physician information about my clinic visits?
Are your services changing?
We offer the same urgent care services for minor injuries and illness as well as occupational medicine services for businesses – from employment screenings to treatment of on-the-job injuries.
Do you still take my insurance?
We accept most insurance plans, but please go to CareNow for the most updated list or call your clinic directly.
Can I check-in online?
Yes. All clinics will now offer Web Check-In so you can wait from home or work.
Can I just walk in?
Walk-ins are welcome and patients can save time by using Web Check-In to wait from home or until it’s time to see a provider. Patients can also complete all registration information electronically at home to save time at the clinic.
Where do I go to pay my bill?
- If your visit occurred after September 1, 2021, visit CareNow's bill pay page.
- If your visit occurred before September 1, 2021, please call (843) 215-2024 or email Beach Family and Urgent Care.
Where can I send feedback about my visit?
Please call your clinic directly for questions or concerns about your visit, or go to CareNow's bill pay page.
Do you offer virtual care?
Yes. CareNow offers Virtual Care starting later this year, which allows patients to see a highly qualified provider from the safety and convenience of their home.
Do you offer COVID-19 testing?
Yes. Our clinic is currently offering COVID-19 testing, including rapid testing, which delivers accurate results in minutes.
Is CareNow a part of a larger organization?
Yes. CareNow is the national brand for HCA Healthcare’s urgent care service line. CareNow was established in 1993 in the Dallas/Fort Worth area and has since been committed to providing high-quality and convenient care.
CareNow in Myrtle Beach is part of Grand Strand Health. Grand Strand Health is a multi-facility health system located on the coast of the Grand Strand community and has facilities throughout the Grand Strand to provide quality, convenient healthcare.
To increase access to high-quality patient care, our system also includes 2 stand-alone freestanding emergency rooms, 2 medical centers, wound center, breast care center, and imaging center.