Walk-in Clinic

Attention Patients

Due to provider shortage, the Walk In Clinic will have limited availability for the next month. Please call ahead to ensure we can accommodate you. We apologize for any inconvenience.


Walk-In Clinic Service Available

    Because we know not all medical needs happen during office hours;                                                                    we are here for you..                                                                            

2 P.M. to 6 P.M. Monday to Thursday, except for holidays.


The Walk-In Clinic offers medical care for conditions that are urgent enough they cannot wait for a regular appointment, but does not need emergency treatment at the hospital emergency room.

Reasons to be seen in the Walk In Clinic:  

  • Sore Throat
  • Sinus Infections/Allergies
  • Flu Shot/Vaccinations
  • Bladder Infections
  • Nausea/Vomiting
  • Colds/Cough/Congestion
  • Diarrhea
  • Cuts
  • Sprains
  • New Rash
  • Fever
  • Earache
  • Pink Eye

Reasons to make an appointment with your PCP: 

  • Medication Refills
  • Problem you have had for greater than one week
  • Chronic/Ongoing Medical Problems
  • Well Child Checks
  • Pre-op Physicals
  • Workers Compensation


If you need advice, contact us directly at 989-654-2491 between 8 A.M. to 6 P.M. on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday; and between 8 A.M. to 8 P.M on Tuesday.

You will be triaged by medical staff and our physician and mid-level staff will be consulted as necessary.

The Behavioral Health Crisis hotline number is available 24/7.

Call 1-800-327-4693.

Always Available To You

If you need urgent medical advice and cannot wait until the next scheduled hours, call 989-654-2491 and enter option number 5 when prompted. You will be transferred to the next available patient coordinator.

This line is normally answered during the following times:

9 P.M. Monday – 8 A.M. Tuesday
9 P.M. Tuesday – 8 A.M. Wednesday
9 P.M. Wednesday – 8 A.M. Thursday
9 P.M. Thursday – 8 A.M. Friday
6 P.M. Friday – 8 A.M. Monday

In case of emergency call 9-1-1.

Please note that narcotics cannot be phoned to the pharmacy.

725 E. State Street, PO Box 740, Sterling, MI 48659
Tel: 989-654-2491  •  Fax: 989-654-2190
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