Effective Saturday, October 1, Mercy Convenient Care will shift all patient visits to one location at 1624 S. National Ave. in Fort Scott.
Mercy Convenient Care at 1624 S. National will be open seven days a week from 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. The convenient care location near the Emergency Department at Mercy Hospital Fort Scott will close. All co-workers will transition to the one location.
Mercy Convenient Care is a quick, cost-effective alternative to the emergency department when symptoms are non-life threatening. Nurse practitioners at convenient care can treat minor injuries and ailments such as sore throats, fevers, flu, sprain, strains, fractures, earaches, mild abdominal pain, lacerations, and drug screens.
Mercy Convenient Care is equipped with electronic medical record so a patient’s medical history, including allergies and current medications, is accessible to the provider. This feature helps expedites care.
Mercy Hospital’s Emergency Department is open 24/7 for emergency care.
For more information about Mercy Convenient Care services, call 620-223-8482.