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St. Vincent and Witham Health Services partner to open an ambulatory care center in Frankfort
FRANKFORT, IN – In May, St.Vincent and Witham Health Services announced a major initiative to expand healthcare access in Clinton County with the development of a new ambulatory care center at 2485 E. Wabash Street in Frankfort, across from Walmart. The health systems announced today, St. Vincent Medical Group at Frankfort will begin seeing patients on Monday, December 10, and Witham Health Services of Frankfort will begin seeing patients on Monday, January 7.
The new facility will offer immediate care, primary care, imaging, rehabilitation and laboratory services, in addition to a variety of specialty care providers.
“As the healthcare industry moves toward more personalized care, patients expect providers to make their services more accessible and convenient for them,” said Aaron Shoemaker, Chief Medical Officer, St. Vincent Medical Group. “In collaboration with Witham Health Services, Clinton County residents in need of non-emergency care will have a new option.”
This new development reinforces St.Vincent and Witham Health Services’ continued commitment to Clinton County and surrounding residents.
“It brings quality healthcare closer to home so that we can better serve their needs,” said Raymond Ingham, President/CEO of Witham Health Services. “We are very excited to bring these services to the residents of Frankfort and Clinton County and continue to look for ways we can improve access and quality care to those we serve.”
The new center will be open Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
A family community day and open house will be held from 2 to 4 p.m., Sunday, January 13. Attendees will be able to meet providers, tour the new facility and enjoy refreshments and a giveaway. For more information about the new ambulatory care center or to schedule an appointment call St. Vincent at 765-656-3900 and Witham at 765-485-8000.
About St. Vincent
In Indiana, Ascension’s St. Vincent operates 24 hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices and clinics serving central and southern Indiana and employs more than 15,000 associates. Across the state, St. Vincent provided more than $323 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2018. Serving Indiana for 145 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.stvincent.org.
Witham Health Services has served the residents of Boone and surrounding counties for over 102 years.
Witham Health Services is a progressive, modern health care provider. We offer many of the medical services people need throughout their lifetime, right here, close to home. Whatever your health care needs are in the future, you won't have to travel far for quality care. We have offices in Crawfordsville, Jamestown, Lebanon, Thorntown, Whitestown at Anson and Zionsville and look forward to opening a facility in Frankfort in December 2018. With our physicians, specialists, and advanced equipment and procedures, you can count on exceptional care in friendly, familiar surroundings with your family and friends nearby. If you're hospitalized, your treatment will be managed by a physician or specialist you know and trust. Our staff takes pride in providing high quality care with a caring touch. Witham Health Services is a county owned, nonprofit healthcare organization committed to improving health through excellence and personalized care. We also support the community through sponsorships, donations and partnerships that align with our Mission, Vision and Values.