University Medical Center opens Northport location, WVUA reports

University Medical Center, which is operated by the College of Community Health Sciences, opened its new location in Northport on July 1. The center will provide the community with comprehensive patient-centered care in family medicine and obstetrics.

Dr. Richard Friend, chair of Family Medicine for the College, spoke to WVUA about the opening of UMC-Northport, which features 12 exam rooms and a procedure room.

“As the largest primary care provider in West Alabama, we’re very excited to be able to expand our services out into the Northport community and provide a much needed service for that community,” Friend said to WVUA.

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