Primary Care Clinics
From coughs, colds, and broken bones to annual checkups and school physicals, Washington County Hospital and Clinics' Rural Healthcare Clinics provide primary care for the whole family.
At WCHC, you will find providers trained to listen with compassion, provide reassurance and education. Our providers focus on what matters to you, spending time to understand your needs, and providing the personal attention that makes a real difference.
Having a local primary care provider allows you to build a relationship with someone you trust, who knows your family, their health histories and can serve as a reliable resource for care and information. Not only do our physicians treat you when you are sick, but, through regular check-ups and preventive care, our primary care providers strive to help you live a healthy and active life.
Primary Care Clinics Contact Information
Location: Columbus Junction Clinic
Monday-Thurdsay 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Friday 8:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Family Medicine
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Saturday 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Location: McCreedy Medical Clinic
Monday-Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
WCHC offers extended hours for your convenience to treat non-emergent symptoms and conditions. The WCHC Saturday Clinic is located at Family Medicine Clinic. Patients can be seen by appointment only from 8:00 am - 10:30 am. View a list
of conditions commonly treated during Saturday Clinic.
Types of Primary Care
Primary medical care for people of all ages. Range of health services include preventive care, wellness exams, care for chronic conditions, routine gynecological care and pediatrics. WCHC's Rural Healthcare Clinics offer additional services, such as:
Like family medicine, internal medicine can be primary care; however, it is focused on adult health care. Our Internist has special training in dealing with complex, chronic illness and treating several different illnesses at the same time.
is a branch of medicine that concerns diseases and disorders of the heart, which may range from congenital defects to acquired heart diseases such as coronary artery disease and congestive heart failure. Our Cardiologist Dr. Stephan Schomer has 31 years of experience in field.
As a woman, your body goes through significant changes during your lifetime, and that means your health needs to change too. WCHC provides care designed specifically to meet the unique needs of your body. Our physicians are specialized in gynecology providing an extensive list of services and options for women at every stage of life, from adolescence through menopause and beyond. Services include:
- Well-woman physical exam
- PAP Smear Screening
- Mammogram Screening
- Bone Density Screening
- Human Papillomavirus Vaccination
- Routine gynecological care
- Contraception options
- Treatment of abnormal PAP
- Menopause and perimenopause treatment
- Evaluation and treatment of:
- Irregular or heavy periods
- Pelvic pain
- Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI's)
- Urinary incontinence
- Uterine fibroids