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Aurora Health Care Announces Plans for New Clinic in Downtown Oshkosh

Facility to provide primary care, rehabilitation services starting in early 2017

July 27, 2016
Oshkosh, Wis. – Aurora Health Care today announced plans to expand health care services in downtown Oshkosh with a new clinic. Aurora purchased the land and a vacant commercial building at 135 Jackson St., and plans to begin offering primary care and physical rehabilitation services in early 2017.

“Aurora Health Care is always looking for better ways to deliver high-quality, cost-effective health care, and now we have the opportunity to provide greater access to expanded services in downtown Oshkosh, an area that we consider to be underserved,” said Jeff Bard, executive vice president of Aurora’s North Region. “We are confident that the new facility would allow us to better address the growing demand for health care in our area, helping to make our whole community healthier.”

Aurora expects four primary care physicians and six rehabilitation providers will offer services at the site, with other caregivers bringing the total to more than 20. Construction work is anticipated to begin later this year, with the addition of Aurora signage on the exterior, along with interior renovations. 

Besides providing an additional access point for care, the clinic is an economic investment. “We believe this clinic will be a catalyst for future growth in the central business district of Oshkosh,” Bard said. “The impact of bringing in additional patients, family members, caregivers and physicians will be positive and substantial.”

A conditional-use permit for the project was approved by the Oshkosh Common Council on July 26.

About Aurora Health Care:
Aurora Health Care is a not-for-profit Wisconsin-area health care provider and a national leader in efforts to improve health care quality. Aurora offers services at sites in more than 90 communities throughout eastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Aurora is Wisconsin's most comprehensive health care provider and the state's largest private employer. Aurora serves more than 1.2 million patients every year via a comprehensive network of facilities, services and providers, including 15 hospitals, 159 clinics, 70 pharmacies and 32,000 amazing caregivers. As evidenced by more than 400 active clinical trials, Aurora is dedicated to delivering innovations to provide the best possible care today, and to define the best care for tomorrow. Get helpful health and wellness information via the Aurora MyHealth blog, our Facebook page, our Twitter account and our Pinterest account.

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