Memorial Hermann Opens Convenient Care Center in Greater Heights
Residents in Greater
Heights and surrounding communities now have access to Memorial Hermann’s
44,000-square-foot Convenient Care Center, which includes a 24-hour Emergency Center.
Hermann Convenient Care Center in Greater Heights is the health system’s fifth
Convenient Care Center in the Greater Houston area and the first to be located
inside Loop 610.
The new facility partners
Hermann Greater Heights Hospital and provides one-stop, highly coordinated
access to adult and pediatric primary care through Memorial Hermann Medical Group, as
well as specialty physicians, sports medicine and rehabilitation, outpatient
imaging and lab services, and 24-hour emergency services.
“Today we are
confirming our commitment to the Houston community to provide access to quality
healthcare throughout the city,” said Chuck Stokes, President and CEO of
Memorial Hermann. “The Greater Heights community is a region in Houston we have
continued to see exponential growth, and we are honored to be able to serve new
and existing patients in the area.”
Located off Interstate 10
at 1431 Studemont Street, the Convenient Care Center is designed to offer
patients convenient options such as walk-in access, online scheduling and
primary care, Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The outpatient
imaging department offers CT scan, X-ray, ultrasound and MRI services.
“Giving the Greater
Heights community additional access to quality healthcare was important to us,”
said Susan Jadlowski, Sr. Vice President and CEO of Memorial Hermann Greater
Heights Hospital. “By opening a Convenient Care Center in the Greater Heights
community, we are able to provide patients with additional access to both
emergency and primary care close to home.”
The Convenient Care
Center is located approximately 5 miles from the Memorial Hermann Greater
Heights campus and just under 6 miles from Memorial
Hermann-Texas Medical Center (TMC). Patients
at the Convenient Care Center who need a higher level of care could be
transferred to Memorial Hermann Greater Heights, Memorial Hermann-TMC or Children’s Memorial Hermann
Convenient Care Center in Greater Heights joins sister facilities in Spring,
Summer Creek, Katy and Sienna Plantation.
For more information on Memorial
Hermann Greater Heights, call 713.222.CARE or visit www.memorialhermann.org/locations/convenient-care-center-greater-heights/.