The Jefferson County Health Center Auxiliary supports the needs of the hospital, the comfort of the patients and their families, and to give scholarships to individuals pursuing a health related career.
We bring the specialists to you! No need to travel to Burlington, Ottuwma or Iowa City to see a Specialist. Many of them see local patients in our Specialty Clinic located on the Jefferson County Health Center campus.
“This is a great opportunity and a way that we could offer care and services — especially to [patients] after hours and on the weekends,” said Ryan Ford, Jefferson County Health Center’s director of clinics about the health center’s new walk-in clinic, scheduled to open at 8 a.m. Monday.
The clinic, which Ford said came to fruition through the collaborative efforts of health center administrative staff and physicians, will offer quality care and quick access for those experiencing minor illnesses and injuries who don’t want to wait to see their primary care provider. With each appointment lasting around 15 minutes, Ford said the walk-in clinic would provide access to quality and quick care. “If you don’t want to wait for your primary care provider, or you come down with a cold or flu, bad bug bite, or