Porter Regional Hospital will open its third CareEXPRESS Urgent Care Center
in Portage Hospital on Monday, August 19.
Portage Hospital is located at 3630 Willowcreek Road in Portage.
“With the addition of CareEXPRESS, Porter will be providing patients in the
Portage community with even more access to quality medical treatment in a
convenient setting.” Porter hospital said in a statement released on
Thursday. “At CareEXPRESS patients receive prompt, quality walk-in care for
illnesses, injuries, sports physicals and more by Porter physicians.”
“We understand that people get sick beyond normal business hours and don’t
want to go to the emergency room for a minor medical problem,” Porter CEO
Jonathan Nalli said. “With CareEXPRESS, we're providing patients in the
Portage community with even more access to quality Porter medical treatment
with physicians on duty at all times. Now patients can be seen in a timely
manner and in a convenient setting.”
CareEXPRESS in Portage Hospital will be open 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. seven days a
week and offers on-site lab and x-ray services. For more information about
CareEXPRESS visit porterhealth.com or call (219) 364-3900.
Porter Health Care System has two hospital campuses and seven outpatient
facilities serving Porter, Lake, LaPorte, Starke, Newton, and Jasper
counties. With more than 350 physicians representing 50 medical specialties
on the medical staff, Porter Health Care System is a leader in technology
and overall patient care.