RapidMED Express wants to be your first choice in standing against the spread of COVID-19 and keeping our loved ones safe. Currently, we are focused on Covid-19 PCR Molecular and Rapid Antigen Testing due to the COVID-19 pandemic within the United States. Our goal is to help businesses stay open and operating safely. We also offer international travel testing. Our concierge service is open 5 days a week; however, we do offer weekend openings for those with urgent needs as well as extended hours to the corporate community in order to meet the needs of your operations. With work schedules becoming more demanding and inflexible, you need a provider who will come to you.
You can count on us to provide prompt, efficient lab testing and results. Our concierge service is designed for patient comfort, easily accessible, thus placing your concerns at ease. Our warm and attentive staff will ensure an efficient experience that honors your time and schedule.
Bobby O. Tackitt, II, MD
Dr. Bobby Tackitt is a board-certified OB/GYN who has served patients in the North Georgia community for over 20 years. During that time, he has practiced medicine with the same group of medical practitioners. In addition to delivering babies and performing gynecologic surgeries, Bobby enjoys the primary care relationship that he has developed with many of his patients. Dr. Tackitt is the Medical Director of RapidMED Express LLC.
Bobby earned his Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences followed immediately by his Medical Degree. Both of these degrees were achieved while attending the University of Missouri in Columbia, Missouri. He then moved to Denver, Colorado to pursue a career in Family Medicine. During this year-long rotating internship, Dr. Tackitt was exposed to many different fields of medicine. While completing this first year of medical training, Bobby learned that he had a particular affinity for delivering babies and performing surgical procedures. This is when Dr. Tackitt decided to specialize in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He then went on to complete a second internship, this time in OB/GYN followed by a complete residency program. All Bobby’s postdoctoral training was completed at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Denver, Colorado.
Dr. Tackitt currently resides with his wife and family on a small farm in the foothills of North Georgia. Bobby enjoys tending to a wide variety of animals on their property. In addition to all the common farm animals, he also cares for peacocks and alpacas. Dr. Tackitt also participates in the sport of pigeon racing from his farm and has big plans to get his bee hives up and running again soon.
From his balanced perspective of family and patient-centered care, Dr. Tackitt will strive to provide appropriate and insightful medical supervision for RapidMED Express.
Janet Jarrette, MSN, FNP-C
Janet Jarrette is the founder and managing partner of RapidMED Express LLC and is a nationally certified Primary Care Nurse Practitioner. Janet recently returned from an extended assignment to provide relief for the COVID-19 pandemic in New York City. While on location in the Bronx in NYC, she cared for high risk antepartum and postpartum patients many of which were COVID-19 positive. Janet has gained extensive experience in women’s health and infectious disease protocols during her diverse medical career. This experience equips her to be a superior provider in the currently evolving standard of patient care.
Janet attended Georgia Highlands College where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing Degree. She continued her education at Kennesaw State University where she completed her Masters of Science in Nursing / Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Graduate Degree. Janet is American Academy of Nurse Practitioners (AANP) Certified and is licensed by the State of Georgia as an Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner. Janet also holds certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Neonatal Resuscitation (NRP), and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS).
On her philosophy of patient care, Janet says “I believe strongly in the importance of patient education. I find much satisfaction in discussing care options with my patients. Outstanding medical practice includes high levels of communication and collaboration. Excellent patient care for the best possible outcomes is always a team effort.”
In addition to her medical credentials, Janet is a licensed real estate agent, an American Bar Association Certified Paralegal, and owned and operated a successful custom home building business for over 15 years.
Janet is married with five grown children and eight grandchildren. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family, boating, hiking, traveling, and dabbling in real estate.