HealthCare Partners recently opened a new Urgent Care Center (UCC) at the site of its medical office in Glendora, bringing more healthcare options to the residents of eastern San Gabriel Valley. The Glendora Urgent Care Center will serve patients who have urgent but not life-threatening medical needs.
Glendora, CA (PRWEB) July 1, 2009-- HealthCare Partners recently opened a new Urgent Care Center (UCC) at the site of its medical office in Glendora, bringing more healthcare options to the residents of eastern San Gabriel Valley. The Glendora Urgent Care Center will serve patients who have urgent but not life-threatening medical needs.
Located on the eastern edge of the San Gabriel Valley, it is the second Urgent Care Center that HealthCare Partners has opened in the region. The Glendora Urgent Care Center is staffed by a team of family practice clinicians who have also received training in the care of pediatric patients.
The physicians and nurses at the center are able to treat medical needs such as sprains, broken bones, common infections, and colds. Patients suffering from very serious medical conditions like possible arrhythmias, stroke, or a seizure will be referred to a hospital emergency room or the Fair Oaks Urgent Care Center, another HealthCare Partners facility, depending on the severity of the condition.
The HealthCare Partners Glendora UCC is open to the public Monday through Friday, from 6 pm to 10 pm, and Saturdays, Sundays, and most major holidays from 8 am to 4 pm. No appointment is necessary, and most major health insurance is accepted. The Glendora UCC also accepts cash, checks, and major credit cards. The UCC is located at 2025 E. Route 66, east of South Lone Hill Avenue, and can be reached at 626.852.4977.
During regular business hours, those wishing to see a doctor should call the HealthCare Partners Glendora medical office for an appointment, 626.335.4610.
About HealthCare Partners
HealthCare Partners manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks nationally in its pursuit of excellent quality healthcare delivered in a dignified and compassionate manner. HealthCare Partners operates HealthCare Partners Affiliates Medical Group (California), JSA Healthcare Corporation (Florida, Nevada, and Utah), The Camden Group (national consulting firm), and HealthCare Partners Institute.
In California, HealthCare Partners Affiliates Medical Group (HCPAMG) has consistently earned awards for clinical excellence and patient satisfaction from the Integrated Healthcare Association, and has been recognized by health plans and business groups for medical leadership, the high quality of medical care delivered, operational effectiveness, and high rates of patient satisfaction. With more than 1,200 employed and affiliated primary care physicians and more than 3,000 employed and contracted specialists, HealthCare Partners cares for patients in Los Angeles, Long Beach, South Bay, Pasadena/San Gabriel Valley area, the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valleys, and North Orange County. In addition to its primary care doctors' offices, HealthCare Partners provides medical services through six urgent care centers, three medical spas, and an ambulatory surgery center. For more information, please visit www.healthcarepartners.com.
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