Temple ReadyCARE to Open in Jenkintown
(Philadelphia, PA) –Temple University Health System is opening its third urgent care facility April 1 in Jenkintown, PA. Temple ReadyCARE on Old York Road will be staffed by Temple physicians to help meet the non-emergency healthcare needs of those in Jenkintown and the surrounding area. It will be open seven days a week, including weekday evenings and most holidays.
Temple ReadyCARE is located in The Pavilion at 261 Old York Road in Jenkintown. It will be open to patients Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM – 8:00 PM, and Saturday, Sunday and most holidays from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
Temple ReadyCARE is an urgent care facility for patients that have an unexpected non-emergency illness, injury or situation that needs immediate medical attention. Temple physicians will be on hand to treat patients for a wide variety of conditions and illnesses. Whether it is an ear infection, a bad cough, a cut that needs stitches, or a sprained knee, patients will be able to get quality care without an appointment. Temple ReadyCARE in Jenkintown will also offer x-rays, lab testing, immunizations, and physicals. Most major insurances will be accepted.
“Temple ReadyCARE will provide quality, convenient, non-emergency care for our patients,” saidRick Mankin, MD, CEO of Temple Physicians, Inc. “Patients of all ages can come to ReadyCARE and be seen by a Temple physician any day of the week without an appointment.”
The opening of Temple ReadyCARE in Jenkintown follows the successful opening of the first Temple ReadyCARE in Port Richmond, and the second Temple ReadyCARE in Northeast Philadelphia.