The new Community Health Clinic opened this Friday in Buenaventura Lakes that will strive to keep people who work regular business hours healthy, or return them to health, by providing timely, affordable and quality healthcare.
The joint venture between Osceola County and the county’s Health department to operate the Osceola County Community Health Clinic after hours and briefly on the weekends will provide primary care service for all age groups, including annual exams, sick and well check-ups and follow-ups.
The clinic will also serve as a satellite for the new Women, Infant and Children (WIC) care program, a federally funded health and nutrition program for pregnant women, new mothers, infants and children under age five who meet certain requirements.
The facility is located at 2597 Boggy Creek Boulevard, just north of Buenaventura Boulevard. It will operate from 6-9 pm Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday and from 5 to 9 pm on Friday and 8 am to 1 pm on Saturday. It will serve the W
IC program from 7:30 am to 3 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Among the other services made available by the clinic will be family planning, school physicals, care related lab tests, health education and primary care related health services.