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After Hours Care

Highlands Health System now offers After Hours Care, convenient healthcare on a walk-in basis, when you need it. Family health needs seldom follow a 9-5 schedule. That is why Highlands After Hours Care is so important to the community. Now community residents can receive the treatment they need after 5pm and on weekends.

Highlands After Hours Care now in four convenient locations:

After Hours Care - Harold 

Harold Primary Care

24 Left Penhook Road 

Harold, KY 41635 

(606) 478-8787

Monday – Friday  3:00pm – 11:00pm

Saturday – Sunday  10:00am – 5:00pm

 

After Hours Care - Martin

Martin County Community Clinic

1238 Middle Fork Road

Inez, KY 41224

(606) 298-4000

Monday – Friday  3:00pm – 10:00pm

Saturday  9:00am – 2:00pm

 

After Hours Care - Paintsville

Highlands Medical Office Building 

713 Broadway Avenue, Suite 103

Paintsville, KY 41240

(606) 789-2185

Monday – Friday  5:00pm – 11:00pm

Saturday – Sunday  10:00am – 5:00pm

 

After Hours Care - Salyersville

Highlands Primary Care

Magoffin Medical Plaza

100 Brianna Blvd.

Salyersville, KY 41465

(606) 349-7200

Monday – Friday  5:00pm – 11:00pm

Saturday – Sunday  10:00am – 5:00pm

 

 

After Hours Care treats patients of all ages for a number of things, including:  

- minor illness

- minor injury

- sprains

- fractures

- laceration repair 

- IV hydration

- medication administration

- X-ray and lab services

- and more

The majority of lab testing, such as flu, RSV, urinanalysis, pregnancy, rapid strep, can be done on-site. Any additional lab services can also be managed with results usually within 24 hours.

After Hours provides convenient, affordable health care to the patient. The facility works in conjunction with other Highlands family physicians to provide an extension of their practices after normal business hours. Instead of waiting for an appointment, taking time off work and delaying care, After Hours can provide same day treatment, usually within 30 minutes or less.

After Hours also provides a convenient alternative to the Emergency Room. Wait times are also much less than the ER, as is the cost. But, if a patient were in the ER and felt the wait time was too long, the patient can choose to be seen at After Hours during hours of operation. The patient’s registration information can be transferred instantly. This allows the patient to simply register once, not twice, and makes the transition of care seamless.