Aurora BayCare Health Center still treating patients with non-emergent issues
Mon, Apr 6, 2020
Urgent care service is still available for illness and injury issues
Accidents and illnesses will happen, even during this period of social distancing. That’s why the medical providers at Urgent Care Plus at Aurora BayCare Health Center on Green Bay’s west side are reminding people that they’re still treating patients with sprains, strains, aches and more.
“We’re seeing patients for all the things we used to see them for before COVID-19,” says Dr. Ryan Murphy, an emergency medicine and urgent care physician with BayCare Clinic.
COVID-19 is a new coronavirus that has not been previously identified. Symptoms of COVID-19 infection include but are not limited to: Cough, fever, tiredness and difficulty breathing (in severe cases).
Urgent Care Plus, at 2253 W. Mason St., offers advanced services such as:
- X-rays for broken bones
- Scans for abdominal pain
- Treatment for complicated cuts and wounds
- Intravenous fluids for dehydration
- Treatment for workplace injuries
Urgent Care Plus also treats patients with minor injuries and illnesses typically treated by a primary care physician. Some of those conditions include:
- Pink eye and minor eye problems
- Rash and minor burns
- Bug bites and minor animal bites
- Bladder infection
- Sprains, strains and back pain
Visit an emergency department or dial 9-1-1 if you experience any of the following: Chest pain, slurred speech, traumatic eye injury, seizure or severe cuts or lacerations.
Urgent Care Plus in Green Bay is open 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. Call 920-327-7240 for more information.
About BayCare Clinic
BayCare Clinic, baycare.net, is the largest physician-owned specialty-care clinic in northeastern Wisconsin and Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. It is based in Green Bay, Wisconsin. BayCare Clinic offers expertise in more than 20 specialties, with more than 100 physicians serving in 16 area communities. BayCare Clinic is a joint partner in Aurora BayCare Medical Center, a 167-bed, full-service hospital. Follow BayCare Clinic on Facebook and Twitter.
About Aurora BayCare
Aurora BayCare Medical Center is a 167-bed, full-service tertiary care hospital located at 2845 Greenbrier Road on Green Bay’s east side. It opened in September 2001 as a joint venture of Aurora Health Care and BayCare Clinic. Aurora BayCare is committed to creating a better way to provide high quality tertiary healthcare, the latest in medical technology and superior service.