Oak Creek, Wis. – Aurora Health Care today announced plans to expand health care services in Oak Creek with a $17 million new clinic at 200 E. Ryan Road. On Tuesday, the Oak Creek Plan Commission approved Aurora’s plans to remodel an existing vacant building at the northeast corner of Howell Avenue and Ryan Road.
New and expanded services at the clinic include urgent care, primary care and specialty services, as well as radiology, lab and pharmacy services. The clinic will replace a smaller Lakeshore Medical Group location at 331 E. Puetz Road that has served the city for more than 20 years, and will offer 20,000 square feet of additional space. For the convenience of patients, the site will offer extended hours in both the clinic and urgent care.
“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 rapidly growing Oak Creek,” said Dennis Potts, executive vice president of Aurora’s South Region. “We are confident that the new facility would allow us to better address the growing demand for health care in our area, which will help make our whole community healthier.”
Construction work on the clinic will begin in early 2017 and the clinic is expected to open later in the year.
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, more than 150 clinics, more than 70 pharmacies and more than 32,000 caregivers. As evidenced by more than 300 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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