Walk-In Appointments: October 14 at Medical Clinic in Ottumwa
PELLA, Iowa— Starting Monday, October 14, Pella Regional’s Medical Clinic in Ottumwa has walk-in appointments during normal business hours, Monday – Friday, 8 am – 5 pm, to better serve the needs of patients.
In an effort to offer more convenience, patients are able to do online reservations to reserve a spot for an appointment. The system works similar to call-ahead seating at a restaurant. Patients can choose an “approximate visit time” and hold their place in line. To view wait times or to save your spot, go to www.pellahealth.org/walkin.
After an online reservation is made, the patient receives a reminder via text message to ensure they do not miss their appointment.
Some conditions that generally don’t call for an emergency visit, and can be handled in walk-in appointment include:
- Upper respiratory problems
- Sore throat
- Ear infection
- Sinus infection
- Minor injuries
- Urinary tract infection
- Mild allergic reactions
- Minor rash or skin infection
- Minor burns
- Insect bites, minor animal or human bites
- Minor cuts, scrapes
- Pink eye
- Flu symptoms
- Sinus infections
Reserve a spot or check wait times at www.pellahealth.org/walkin or just come and check in with a receptionist at Pella Regional’s Medical Clinic in Ottumwa at 920 N. Quincy Avenue.