Effective Nov. 1, Immediate Care at Wichita Clinic- Bethel in Newton, will extend services to Wednesday and Friday nights.


Effective Nov. 1, Immediate Care at Wichita Clinic- Bethel in Newton, will extend services to Wednesday and Friday nights.

Immediate Care will be available from 5 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Fridays and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays.

Physicians will see minor emergencies and common illnesses.

No appointments are necessary.

Results from urgent care visits after 5 p.m. and on weekends are readily available to your treating physicians at Wichita Clinic thanks to electronic medical records.

This especially is important for continuity of care, a news release said.

“Patients have been very appreciative that urgent care is available after traditional business hours. We are pleased to expand our hours to six days per week. The availability of Immediate Care services offers busy families a cost-effective alternative to the emergency room,” said Pam Copper, branch manager at Wichita Clinic-Bethel.

Wichita Clinic-Bethel provides Immediate Care services at 700 Medical Center Drive, Newton and can be reached by calling 284-5011.