MOBILE, Ala. (WKRG) — An Urgent Care for Children is opening in Daphne, AL next month. This will introduce a new COVID-19 testing site for both adults and children.
This is not your typical Urgent Care as it specializes in pediatrics care. Urgent Care for Children currently has 7 locations across Alabama and the 10th location is new territory for South Alabama.
News 5 Colleen Peterson spoke with Anna Peacock, Marketing Director, to see what the Eastern Shore can expect from this new treatment center.
“We try to create a very kid friendly environment when kids comes to see us and we treat ages up to 21,” Anna explained.
They are open 365 days of the year and are open 2-10 p.m. on the weekdays and 9-5 on the weekends to accommodate families.
“It is important that these children are able to see a pediatrician in the after hours because they deserve that specialized care,” Anna explained.
They are physician owned and operated, and also have a pharmacy inside of the location.