Are you at risk of suffering from depression, heart disease or hypertension? A few simple tests could give you a glimpse into your overall health.
That’s why Mercy is hosting a free health screening on Friday, June 30, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the new Mercy Clinic Primary and Convenient Care – Bolivar, located at 2520 S. Springfield Ave, Suite A. Anyone is invited to stop by and meet the new providers and receive any of the following free services:
“This is also a great opportunity to get synced up with your Mercy care team,” said nurse practitioner Justin Simrell. “It’s so important to have that connection established – whether it’s for seasonal issues or chronic conditions. We can get you the help you need when you need it.”
Mercy Clinic Primary Care and Convenient Care – Bolivar offers a full range of services for the entire family, including treatment of minor illness and injuries; physical exams and sports physicals; diagnosis and treatment of adult and pediatric conditions; Welcome to Medicare exams; well child visits; on-site laboratory, Department of Transportation physicals; and flu shots or other immunizations. Local appointments with a specialist are available for cardiology and ear, nose and throat, and will soon be offered for orthopedic, podiatry and neurology services.
For your convenience, walk-in appointments are also welcome from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Click here to RSVP, via the Facebook event page, for the June 30 screening event; however, appointments are not necessary. To learn more about the clinic or the event, please call 417-422-4769.
Mercy Springfield Communities is comprised of Mercy Hospital Springfield, an 866-bed referral center; an orthopedic hospital; a rehab hospital; a children’s hospital; five regional hospitals in Lebanon, Aurora, Cassville, Mountain View, Missouri and Berryville, Arkansas; and Mercy Clinic, a physician clinic with nearly 700 doctors and locations throughout the region. It is part of Mercy, named one of the top five large U.S. health systems in 2017 by Truven, an IBM Watson Health company. Mercy serves millions annually and includes 43 acute care and specialty (heart, children’s, orthopedic and rehab) hospitals, more than 700 physician practices and outpatient facilities, 40,000 co-workers and more than 2,000 Mercy Clinic physicians in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma. Mercy also has outreach ministries in Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas.