Tuesday, January 30, 2007

Convenient walk-in clinic trend comes to the Lehigh Valley

At King's Market in Allentown, shoppers can not only pick up a quart of milk and carton of eggs but also park their carts to get a lab test, medical diagnosis or treatment for anything from pink eye to strep throat.

The Geisinger Health System, based in Danville, Montour County, on Thursday opened a Convenient Care Clinic in Aisle 2 of the grocery store for shoppers to get tested and treated for a variety of common illnesses and injuries, such as colds, earaches and minor sprains.

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