On Memorial Day weekend, Beebe Healthcare will reopen its Walk-In Care in Millville for visitors and residents whose primary-care physicians are unavailable. Walk-in Care will be open daily, seven days a week, from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., throughout the summer season.
The Walk-In hours during September will be posted before Labor Day weekend.
No appointments are necessary.
Beebe Healthcare Walk-in Care is in the Creekside Plaza on Route 26, 5 miles west of Route 1. Located in the same shopping center are outpatient services including: Beebe Imaging, Beebe Lab Express and Beebe Rehab (which offers physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech-language pathology).
Walk-In Care allows patients to receive non-emergency and immediate care at a more affordable price, representatives noteed. Examples of the illnesses and health problems that are appropriate for treatment in Walk-In Care include: upper respiratory infections, bronchitis, laryngitis, strep throat/sore throat, allergies, cough, cold, flu, sinus infections, ear infections, swimmer’s ear, minor eye infections, pink eye, styes and abrasions, bladder infections, sprains and strains, minor burns, cuts and simple lacerations, uncomplicated neck and back pain, incision and drainage, and simple splinting.
The telephone number at Beebe Healthcare Walk-In Care is (302) 541-4175.
In the event of a life-threatening illness or accident, people should still call 911, to allow the patient to receive immediate, emergency treatment by emergency responders and to be taken to the nearest suitable hospital emergency room.