SPHP and WellNow Urgent Care Open New Location in Clifton Park

St. Peter’s Health Partners and WellNow Urgent Care have opened a new location in Clifton Park. Located at 1694 Route 9, Clifton Park, NY 12065, the new location will provide immediate medical care to patients — both with and without insurance — seven days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Additionally, this facility is the first newly built urgent care location as part of the WellNow and St. Peter’s Health Partners joint venture.

“WellNow Urgent Care is proud to open our first facility alongside St. Peter’s Health Partners to offer individuals and families in Clifton Park greater access to urgent medical care services,” said WellNow Urgent Care President John Radford, M.D. “Together, we look forward to continue building a unified network of urgent care facilities throughout the Capital Region.”

“St. Peter’s Health Partners is excited to be opening this new facility in Clifton Park along with our partners, WellNow,” said James K. Reed, M.D., president and CEO of St. Peter’s Health Partners. “This joint effort reinforces our commitment to ensuring our patients receive the high-quality, compassionate care they are used to receiving from St. Peter’s Health Partners, in the right place, at the right time.”

The newest Clifton Park location provides timely treatment for non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses, such as sprains, strains, colds and the flu, while also providing on-site X-rays, lab testing, and physicals. Patients are treated on a walk-in basis but may also check-in online or view up-to-date facility wait times directly on the company’s homepage. WellNow accepts most insurance, including Medicare, Medicaid, Fidelis and Veterans Affairs TriWest. Employers in the Capital Region are also invited to contact WellNow to discuss its wide range of occupational medicine programs. A full list of services and hours can be found online.

“As WellNow and St. Peter’s Health Partners continue to grow, our commitment to top-rated, patient-centered urgent medical care in the Capital Region remains consistent,” continued Dr. Radford. “We will empower patients in Clifton Park and beyond with convenient and affordable health care options that give them the treatment they need at a time and location that is most accessible to them.”

Announced September 4, 2019, WellNow Urgent Care and St. Peter’s Health Partners entered a collaborative joint venture to create a unified network of urgent care centers across the Capital Region. The strategic agreement marks the first partnership between St. Peter’s Health Partners and WellNow. Through this joint venture, the organizations will double their combined urgent care presence throughout the Capital Region.

Currently operating more than 40 locations across New York and Illinois, the Clifton Park location joins a growing list of Capital Region facilities — with additional facilities planned for Albany, Latham and North Greenbush in 2020.

About WellNow Urgent Care

WellNow is a wholly owned subsidiary of Aspen Dental Management Inc. (ADMI). With more than 40 WellNow Urgent Care locations in New York and Illinois and almost 780 locations of Aspen Dental across the United States, ADMI provides practice support services focused on ensuring clinical providers can focus on their patients. Founded in 2011 by Dr. John Radford, WellNow Urgent Care℠ is one of the fastest-growing providers of urgent medical care. WellNow treats non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses seven days a week, with no appointment needed and online check-ins available. Employers can also partner with WellNow for occupational medicine programs. A full list of WellNow services and hours can be found online. Aspen Dental provides a wide range of general dentistry and denture-related services and offers patient-friendly programs and services, including convenient locations, onsite labs and extended hours. Together, Aspen Dental practices cared for nearly 1.8 million patients in 2018.

About St. Peter’s Health Partners

With more than 12,000 employees in over 185 locations, St. Peter’s Health Partners is the Capital Region’s most comprehensive not-for-profit integrated health care network, which provides high-quality, compassionate, and sophisticated care to thousands of people every day. St. Peter’s Health Partners is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health systems. For more information, please visit www.SPHP.com.

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