Black River Medical Center officially joins Saint Francis Healthcare System Monday, August 12, 2019. The merger converts the Emergency Room to an Urgent Care center.
At 7 pm Friday, August 9, Black River Medical Center Emergency Room closes and the Medical Center no longer offers inpatient services. In the event of an emergency, patients should call 911 or visit the closest emergency room.
On August 12, the Saint Francis Health Center – Poplar Bluff opens a new Urgent Care at 225 Physicians Park Drive, Suite 400, First Floor.
The new Urgent Care will offer extended walk-in hours as well as continue to provide laboratory and a full-compliment of radiology services, including diagnostic CT, MRI, nuclear medicine, mammography and ultrasound. The Urgent Care is open seven days a week, 8 am to 8 pm Monday through Saturday, and noon to 8 pm on Sunday.
Saint Francis accepts many insurances, including Medicare and Medicaid. View the complete list, as well as personalized price estimates, or call 573-331-5217, option 2.