EAST PEORIA, Ill.-- Receiving health care is now easier than ever as OSF Medical Group announces a new clinic location at Walmart in East Peoria.
"The Clinic at Walmart", 401 River Road, will open January 3, 2012 inside the retailer.
Operated by OSF, the clinic will offer basic health care services seven days a week for walk-in patients.
Philip Fifield, M.D. and medical director of OSF PromptCare in Peoria says the new location is improving access to health care in the community.
"Our clinic is staffed with licensed health care providers, even on nights and weekends, so families can walk in and know they will receive quality care without a long wait," said Fifield. "Our mission is to serve this community, and the clinic is one more way we fulfill our mission."
The clinic specializes in common health ailments and routine services, such as treating bladder infections, blood sugar testing, school physicals, vaccinations, and more.
More information about the clinic can be found by visiting www.walmart.com/clinics.