Editor’s note: This is the second medical facility to close on the Outer Banks. Sentara Kitty Hawk announced it will close on December 15. To read more on this, click here
The Hatteras Village Medical Center released the following notice on Oct. 9:
We regret to inform you that Hatteras Village Medical Center will be closing effective immediately. Our decision comes after much thought and consideration. We are thankful for the opportunity to have provided health care for the community and it visitors for the past five years.
Your medical records are confidential. Only with a signed medical records release will our office be able to transfer records to the provider of your choice. Medical records will be available until Nov. 8, 2017.
To help you with this transition, our office will be open from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday and Wednesdays to obtain medical records. Please feel free to stop in or call 252-986-2756 for assistance.
It has been a pleasure. We sincerely thank you and wish each and every one of you a healthy future.
Editor’s note: This item reprinted from the Island Free Press.