Caldwell Memorial Hospital plans new clinic in downtown Lenoir

Apr. 18, 2013 @ 05:39 PM

Caldwell Memorial Hospital is expected to unveil on Monday plans for a new clinic downtown that will offer health care services, particularly for women and children, seeing growing demand across the county.

The planned Laurel Park Medical Pavilion is is planned for the intersection of Harper Avenue and Boundary Street, near the Thomas Sayre art installation. There, it will offer preventive medical services, including a range of health screenings and physical exams for women and children and pediatric care. A groundbreaking ceremony is set for Monday.

Kimberly Edmisten, a spokeswoman for the hospital, declined to elaborate on the plans.

“We’ve not moved the earth yet,” she said.

Details about the clinic are expected in an official announcement on Monday.