Davenport clinic halts Saturday same-day visits
Low use prompts decision
Last updated 8/12/2020 at 11am
Beginning on August 1, the Davenport Clinic will no longer be offering same-day office visits on Saturdays. The hospital district cited low utilization and challenges staffing the shortened Saturday clinic hours as reasons for the closure. Same-day appointments continue to be available to patients Monday through Friday.
“We started the Saturday clinics many years ago to help aid patients who found themselves ill over the weekend, but not feeling they were sick enough to need the emergency room,” said Jennifer Larmer, Chief Clinical Officers for Lincoln Hospital and Clinics. “We also w...