Starting Jan. 12, Franciscan Alliance ExpressCare locations in Portage and Valparaiso will offer $50, flat-rate, office visits.
ExpressCare provides medical attention for minor injuries and illnesses (non-life-threatening cases) with no appointment.
The rate is meant to help patients who are uninsured, have high-deductible plans, or for those who have not met their deductible. Additional costs apply for laboratory, imaging and medication services. Cash or credit cards are accepted.
Portage location is at 3325 Willowcreek Road. Hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Saturday. Call (219) 764-8439.
Valparaiso location is at 2590 W. Morthland Drive (U.S. 30). Hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Call (219) 464-7073.
For more information on ExpressCare, which has other area locations, visit: FranciscanExpressCare.org.