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Recent news from Burke Primary Care.

Sept. 2, 2020, 4:01 p.m.

COVID-19 Testing at Burke Primary Care

Burke Primary Care has a variety of COVID-19 tests available for our patients from a 15-minute point-of-care test to antibody tests.  All testing requires an order from a medical provider to bill insurance.  Antigen Point-of-Care test:  Antigen test for active COVID-19 with results available in 15 minutes.  Polymerase Chain Reaction ... Continue Reading
April 2, 2020, 3:20 p.m.

In-Car and Virtual Visits

MORGANTON, NC (Mar. 24, 2020) --- Responding to evolving COVID-19 situation, Burke Primary Care recently launched two initiatives to improve convenience, safety and quality of the healthcare it provides. Burke Primary Care has implemented In-car assessments for patients with respiratory symptoms and telehealth visits for social distancing. “These new steps ... Continue Reading
April 1, 2020, 12:10 p.m.

DENISE W. BAKER JOINS BURKE PRIMARY CARE AS CERTIFIED NURSE PRACTITIONER

Morganton, NC (May 19, 2020) – Morganton resident, Denise W. Baker, recently joined Burke Primary Care as a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner (NP-C), bringing over 20 years of experience in nursing, operating room care and long-term resident care. She will team with Dr. Keith Smith in the treatment of his ... Continue Reading
March 18, 2020, 1:27 p.m.

COVID-19 Update

Update from Burke Primary Care: As a result of coronavirus (COVID19), Burke Primary Care is balancing patient access to healthcare while ensuring our patients’ safety and that of our staff. We want to assure you that Burke Primary Care is monitoring the situation and has put procedures in place that ... Continue Reading
Feb. 24, 2020, 2:59 p.m.

CRYSTAL W. EVANS JOINS BURKE PRIMARY CARE AS FAMILY NURSE PRACTITIONER

Morganton, NC (Feb 24, 2020) – Leveraging more than a decade of nursing experience, Morganton resident Crystal Evans, MSN, NP-C, recently joined Burke Primary Care as a Family Nurse Practitioner (NP-C). Burke Primary Care’s family nurse practitioners are Advanced Practice Registered Nurses who work in collaboration with the practice’s other ... Continue Reading