Meadville ExpressCare at Vernon
Meadville Medical Center recently opened Meadville
ExpressCare@Vernon to treat non-emergency and emergency patients. Meadville
ExpressCare@Vernon is located near Wal-mart at 16332 Conneaut Lake Road. The practice, along
with Meadville ExpressCare and Occupational Medicine, will work in conjunction
with the MMC Emergency Department so that actual life-threatening cases
can be dealt with immediately, forming an extraordinary service network.
Meadville Medical Center provides X-ray and lab services Meadville
ExpressCare@Vernon while the medical side of the practice is run independently by emergency
room physicians Tom Mitchell, MD; Kevin Kraeling, DO; Peter Lultschik,
MD; and Lawrence Newhook, MD. The support staff there is skilled and experienced
and part of our community. They offer fast, efficient courteous service
with no appointment needed. Also, a direct communications network with
Meadville Medical Center will ensure the fastest possible service without
delays. If appointments are desired, patients may make them by phone or,
eventually, by internet. Prescriptions will be filled from a formulary
on-site sometime in the future.
ExpressCare@Vernon will treat sprains, broken bones, lacerations, muscle strains, and burns.
Illnesses and conditions such as colds, flu, viruses, bronchitis, pneumonia,
asthma, dehydration, and allergic reactions may be treated at the ExpressCare,
as well. Also offered are physicals, immunizations and vaccinations, flu
and allergy shots, EKGs, digital x-rays, lab work, IV fluids, health screenings,
physical exams, physician referrals and diagnostic scheduling for further care.
For more information, Meadville
ExpressCare@Vernon’s phone number is 814-337-3300. Hours for the office are 8:00 am to 8:00
pm Monday through Sunday.