MINNEAPOLIS - May 2, 2012
Today, Target® Corp.
(NYSE: TGT) announced its plans to open four Target Clinic®
locations at Target stores in North Carolina on July 29, 2012. The new clinics are currently under construction and will be the first Target Clinics to open in the state.
Target Clinic offers convenient health care by highly trained nurse practitioners. Guests will find a variety of services including treatment for minor illnesses and injuries, skin irritations, vaccinations, camp and sports physicals, cosmetic consultations and tests and screenings. Target Clinic is open seven days a week with evening and weekend hours, and no appointment is necessary.
The four new Target Clinic locations will open in the following Target stores:
1201 Beaver Creek Commons Drive, Apex
4037 Durham Chapel Hill Drive, Durham
8210 Renaissance Parkway, Durham
12000 Retail Drive, Wake Forest
“We are excited to introduce the Target Clinic experience in North Carolina, which will provide convenient access to health care products and medical expertise,” said José Barra, senior vice president, health and beauty, Target. “With our new Target Clinic locations, guests will now be able to conveniently seek medical treatment for minor illnesses, fill a prescription at Target Pharmacy and shop for other wellness needs, all during the same shopping trip.”
Along with increased access to quality health care services, the clinic openings also will bring new job opportunities to the communities. Hiring at the new locations is currently underway with open positions varying by store. For more information on career opportunities, visit Target.com/careers
In addition to the new openings in North Carolina, Target Clinic will also expand in Virginia, Illinois and Minnesota. Target Clinic currently operates 44 locations throughout Minnesota, Maryland, Illinois and Florida. By the end of October 2012, there will be 54 Target Clinics in a total of six states. For more information about the new locations, including hours of operation and a full list of services, visit Target.com/clinics
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) serves guests at 1,764 stores across the United States and at Target.com. The company plans to open its first stores in Canada in 2013. In addition, the company operates a credit card segment that offers branded proprietary credit card products. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs; today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week. For more information about Target’s commitment to corporate responsibility, visit Target.com/hereforgood