Family Medicine, Mercy-Great River Medical Center
Family Medicine, Mercy-Great River Medical Center offers acute, chronic
and preventive care for people of all ages. Our physicians and advanced-practice
providers have extensive training to help you with most health care needs,
- Acute and chronic illnesses
- Mental health
- Minor surgery
- Wellness and healthy lifestyle counseling
- Women's health
If consultation with another specialist is needed, we will arrange the
referral and coordinate your care with other health care providers.
Make an appointment
For illnesses and injuries, we can help you determine if your problem can best be cared for in our
clinic or the Emergency Department.
Before coming to the clinic for laboratory work, a blood pressure check, allergy shot or other services,
please let us know when you'll be coming so we can have your chart
ready and minimize your wait.
If your provider recommends a follow-up appointment, please try to schedule the appointment before leaving the office.
If you must cancel an appointment, please give us a 24-hour notice so we may use that time for someone else.
Get help after clinic hours
Our telephone is answered 24 hours a day for your family’s urgent
medical needs. If you need to reach a provider after office hours, call
our office and the answering service will contact the on-call physician.
We appreciate your consideration in avoiding unnecessary after-hours calls
for routine matters that can be handled during clinic hours when your
provider and complete medical history are available.
Refill your prescription
We handle calls for routine prescription refills during office hours. Please
keep track of your prescription quantity so you can notify us a few days
before running out.
When you call, provide:
- The name of your medicine
- The dosage
- How often you take it
- The name of your pharmacy
If your provider has prescribed medicine for a designated amount of time,
you may need to make an appointment to ensure the medicine is working
properly, without side effects or complications.