New express location offers convenience for Franklin County outpatient lab tests
Apalachicola, FL -- Beginning February 20, the Sacred Heart Medical Group in Apalachicola will expand its services by providing a site that draws blood and collects other specimens for lab testing. This convenient service will be provided every Wednesday from 8 a.m. to noon Eastern Time at 55 Avenue E, Apalachicola. No appointment is necessary.
The Sacred Medical Group in Apalachicola provides both adult and pediatric primary care services. The medical practitioners include Dr. Robert Head, a board certified pediatrician, and Doris Carmichael, a family nurse practitioner. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Same-day appointments are often available at 850-370-1000.
About Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf
Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf opened in 2010 to serve residents of Gulf, Franklin and Bay counties. The 19-bed facility in Port St. Joe features 24-hour emergency services, inpatient services, surgical services, a full complement of diagnostic and laboratory services, and a helipad to be used by Sacred Heart's regional air ambulance service to provide rapid transport for trauma or critically ill patients. The hospital is operated by Sacred Heart Health System based in Pensacola and a part of Ascension Health, the nationís largest system of Catholic, not-for-profit healthcare facilities. For more information about Sacred Heart Hospital on the Gulf, visit online at www.sacredheartonthegulf.org, find us on Facebook or call (850) 229-5600.