Ascension Medical Group began offering immediate care services in west Wichita on April 4.
Immediate care is open 7:30 am to 7:30 pm seven days a week at Ascension Medical Group, 13213 W. 21st St.. Services include on-site lab and imaging. The clinic is staffed by mid-level providers supervised by on-site primary care physicians. Online check-in is available, as it is for the Immediate Care location at Ascension Medical Group Via Christi on Murdock.
“We are happy to provide this important acute-care service for west Wichita, and believe it will complement Via Christi’s other clinics, emergency and inpatient services,” said Jack Shellito, MD, MMM, Ascension Medical Group’s chief medical officer.
After a recent renovation of the clinic, the new immediate care area is located on the north side of the building in space previously used for a pediatric waiting area and offices. Pediatrics has moved to the south side of the building.