Outpatient Care, Spectrum Health Medical Group
Spectrum Health Opens First Retail-based Walk-In Clinic
Located in the New Meijer Hudsonville Store
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., July 9, 2018 – In an effort to improve access to care, Spectrum Health will open its first retail-based walk-in clinic this week.
The clinic will be located within the new Meijer store at 4075 32nd Avenue near I-196 in Hudsonville. The clinic will open to patients with the store opening on Thursday, July 12.
The clinic will see patients who need non-emergent care and will provide summaries back to primary care providers. These services are available to any patient, not just patients affiliated with Spectrum Health. Walk-in clinics treat non-life threatening conditions, such as allergies, bumps and bruises or cold and flu symptoms. Services do not include emergency care, on-site X-rays, stitches or treatment for broken bones.
“We are very excited to offer patients a new way to access our services in a convenient location,” said Tina Freese Decker, executive vice president and chief operating officer, Spectrum Health. “This is another example of how Spectrum Health and Meijer are working together to make health and wellness part of people’s everyday lives. We want to make it as easy as possible for people to get healthy and stay healthy.
The clinic will be overseen by a physician and staffed by two nurse practitioners. The clinic accepts insurance but will take patients without insurance at a cost of $69 a visit. Hours are from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. It will also be open all holidays except Christmas, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
For more information about the Spectrum Health Hudsonville Walk-In Clinic, please visit www.spectrumhealth.org/HudsonvilleWalkIn.
Spectrum Health is a not-for-profit health system, based in West Michigan, offering a full continuum of care through the Spectrum Health Hospital Group, which is comprised of 12 hospitals, including Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital; 180 ambulatory and service sites; 3,600 physicians and advanced practice providers, including 1,500 members of the Spectrum Health Medical Group; and Priority Health, a health plan that served 996,000 members in fiscal year 2017. Spectrum Health is West Michigan’s largest employer, with 26,000 employees. The organization provided $372 million in community benefit during its 2017 fiscal year. Spectrum Health was named one of the nation’s 15 Top Health Systems—and in the top five among the largest health systems—in 2017 by Truven Health Analytics®, part of IBM Watson HealthTM. This was the sixth time the organization received this recognition.