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SSM Health to open Urgent Care facility

Posted on Wednesday, January 13, 2016 at 8:42 am

indexSSM Health announced it will open a new Urgent Care clinic on Monday, January 11.
The clinic, located at 3626 S. Clark, Suite C, will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m.- 6 p.m. The clinic will be staffed by family practitioner, Simon McKeown, MD, on Thursdays and Dawn Schutte, FNP, Monday through Friday.
“This new clinic will help patients get the exceptional treatment they need in the time frame that works best for them,” said Donna Jacobs, president of SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital- Audrain. “We are excited to bring this service to the Mexico community.”
The clinic will treat non-life-threatening conditions such as flu and colds, rashes, cuts/lacerations, allergies, insect bites/stings, sprains, strains, broken bones, ear infections, and minor burns. No appointment is necessary and walk-ins are welcome. The clinic accepts most insurance plans.
SSM Health (www.ssmhc.com) is a Catholic, not-for-profit health system serving the comprehensive health needs of communities across the Midwest through one of the largest integrated delivery systems in the nation.
With care delivery sites in Illinois, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Wisconsin, SSM includes 20 hospitals, more than 60 outpatient care sites, a pharmacy benefit company, an insurance company, two nursing homes, comprehensive home care and hospice services, a technology company, and two Accountable Care Organizations. With more than 1,300 employed physicians and more than 31,000 employees in four states, SSM is one of the largest employers in every community it serves. An early adopter of the electronic health record (EHR), SSM is a national leader for the depth of its EHR integration.