A new medical care clinic is opening before spring in Godfrey. Alton Memorial Convenient Care is scheduled to open March 1 and will be open seven days a week, including holidays.  The walk-in clinic will be available for non-emergency health issues and be staffed by medical personnel as an alternative to using the emergency room.

Once it opens, office manager Michelle Gross says she believes it will fill a need in the Riverbend:

       

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Gross says Convenient Care will also offer school physicals.  Most insurance will be accepted, and those without insurance will pay a $50 flat fee for services.  The clinic will be open from 2-10pm daily and will be located at the corner of Godfrey Road and Stamper Lane in a building that was most recently used as a doctor's office. 

 

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