New nurse practitioners join Baptist Health Urgent Care — Bryant

Tamara Tate, an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) with specialization in family practice, brings more than 20 years of nursing care to the health team at Bryant. Tate was most recently a nurse practitioner at Compass Healthcare in Arkadelphia where she provided direct care to patients with urgent and chronic healthcare needs. She earned her master’s degree in nursing from Walden University and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from Henderson State University. She volunteers with the Clark County Search and Rescue Team in Arkadelphia as a SAR Tech II and safety officer. Josh Rowland is a nurse practitioner (NP) who earned his master’s degree from University of Central Arkansas with a 4.0 GPA and his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arkansas. In his spare time, he volunteers with the Special Olympics, Harmony Health Clinic and Our House Shelter for the Working Homeless.

“We are proud to welcome Tamara and Josh to our team,” said Jason Burns, Director of Operations, Baptist Health Urgent Care. “Their backgrounds and experience range from emergency care to cardiac and intensive care to family medicine, and make them both valuable additions.” Baptist Health Urgent Care treats a variety of urgent care and family health needs from allergies, skin conditions and stings/bug bites – to broken bones, childhood illnesses and vaccinations. No appointment is needed and walk-ins are welcome. For more information call (501) 205-7020. Baptist Health Urgent Care in Bryant, located on 3304 Commonwealth Drive across from the CVS, is open Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; and Sunday 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.

About Baptist Health Urgent Care

Baptist Health Urgent Care is an affiliate of Urgent Team, one of the largest independent operators of urgent and family care centers in the Southeast. The Urgent Team Family of Centers provides quality and affordable family healthcare at 30 locations: Baptist Health Urgent Care (three centers in Arkansas); Sherwood Urgent Care (seven centers throughout Arkansas); Urgent Team (12 centers throughout Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee); and Physicians Care (eight locations in Tennessee). Baptist Health Urgent Care’s convenient, walk-in centers provide a comprehensive range of healthcare services including treatments for injuries and illnesses, occupational health and wellness care. Urgent Team’s company headquarters are located in Nashville, Tenn. For more information, visit UrgentCareBaptistHealth.com.