Rapid COVID-19 testing, as well as treatment for non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses,
will be provided seven days a week
Saratoga Springs is WellNow’s 8th center in the Capital Region
through joint venture with St. Peter’s Health Partners
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY – Today, WellNow Urgent Care, one of the country’s fastest-growing urgent care providers, and urgent care partner St. Peter’s Health Partners opened the doors to their newest center in Saratoga Springs. Located at 204 South Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, the center is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. to provide rapid COVID-19 testing, as well as timely treatment for non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses with no appointment needed.
“Through our partnership with St. Peter’s Health Partners, we’re excited about the opportunity to provide care and convenience to residents and visitors in the heart of historic Saratoga Springs,” said John Radford, M.D., WellNow Urgent Care President. “Supporting the overall health of the community and helping people get back to their lives faster is our top priority, and we’re pleased to be serving even more patients.”
“With the need for timely and reliable urgent care services at an all-time high, we’re happy to welcome patients to our new center in Saratoga Springs,” said James K. Reed, M.D., President and CEO of St. Peter’s Health Partners. “Together with our partner WellNow Urgent Care, we take great pride in caring for our community, especially as the pandemic continues to impact lives.”
The new center in Saratoga Springs provides timely service for ailments such as sprains, burns, colds and allergies while also providing on-site X-rays, lab testing and physicals. COVID-19 testing, including rapid testing, molecular PCR swab testing and antibody testing, is also available with no appointment necessary. Patients can walk in or schedule a visit online. Urgent care services are treated on a walk-in basis, or patients may also visit WellNow.com to check in online and view up-to-date wait times. A full list of services can be found at WellNow.com/services, and additional information about COVID-19, including testing cost and insurance coverage, can be found at WellNow.com/COVID-19.
Once checked in, patients can opt to receive a reminder text message letting them know when it’s time to show up for their visit, giving them the option of waiting at home, in their car, or at another location of their choice. Patients can also connect with a WellNow provider 24 hours a day, seven days a week, using the company’s telehealth platform.
WellNow Urgent Care also offers Capital Region employers a wide range of occupational medicine services. From DOT/19A physicals and Workers’ Compensation assistance to respirator fit exams and audiometry, businesses can partner with WellNow to develop a custom occupational medicine program fit for their industry.
The opening of the Saratoga Springs center marks WellNow’s eighth location in the Capital Region through its joint venture with St. Peter’s Health Partners. Other nearby centers include Troy,
Albany, Clifton Park, Glens Falls, Hudson, Latham and Niskayuna. A full list of WellNow facilities can be found at WellNow.com/locations.
About WellNow Urgent Care
Founded in 2011 by Dr. John Radford, WellNow Urgent Care℠ is one of the fastest-growing providers of urgent medical care. With 52 centers across New York and Illinois, WellNow treats non-life-threatening injuries and illnesses seven days a week, with no appointment needed and online check-ins available. Patients can use the company’s telehealth platform for virtual consultations 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Employers can also partner with WellNow for occupational medicine programs. A full list of WellNow’s services and hours can be found at WellNow.com.
About St. Peter’s Health Partners
With nearly 12,000 employees in more than 170 locations, St. Peter’s Health Partners is one of the Capital Region’s largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit integrated health care networks, and provides high-quality, compassionate, and sophisticated care to thousands of people every day. St. Peter’s Health Partners is a member of Trinity Health, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health systems. For more information, please visit www.SPHP.com.