Valley View Debuts New After Hours Urgent Care To Ensure Accessible, Affordable Care Locally
As a direct response to the community to ensure accessible, affordable care locally, Valley View, an independent, nonprofit health system based in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, has created a solution between primary care and emergency room: After Hours Urgent Care. After Hours Urgent Care offers convenient, urgent care with the backing of the renowned Valley View.
After Hours Urgent Care is located next to Valley View’s Emergency Department at 1906 Blake Avenue, Glenwood Springs, CO 81601. It treats non-emergent illnesses and injuries Monday–Friday, 5–11 p.m., and Saturday and Sunday, 12–8 p.m.
After Hours Urgent Care treats patients aged 6 months and older for the following minor health conditions: sore throat, cough, sinus pain, nasal congestion, ear pain, fever, mild allergic reaction, rash, urinary complaint, eye irritation, strains and sprains, lacerations and abrasions, toothache or dental concerns, foreign body removal.
The Valley View team collaborated with independent community medical providers to make this service possible. Valley View is proud to also welcome Andrew Chapman, PA; Lewis Perna, APRN and Anthony Carvella, PA, to Valley View to serve as the After Hours Urgent Care providers under the oversight of Ben Peery, MD, Medical Director of the After Hours Urgent Care and Emergency Services and emergency department physician.
For more information about After Hours Urgent Care, visit www.vvh.org/urgentcare.