Parker Road First Care Clinic Gets a Grand Opening

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - St. Bernard's and First Care conducted an open house Thursday afternoon at 1001 West Parker Road to celebrate the new Parker Road Clinic.

The new structure cost around $3 million and actually opened at the beginning of this year.  The 12,000-square-foot facility will house Drs. William Hurst, Sanders McKee and Sam Palmer.

The facility, however, will utilize a newer technology called Centricity.  This system allows a paperless environment by letting the Parker First Care access records from the other two First Cares, which are on Stadium and Matthews.

Overall, the facility can hold up to six physicians, all with ample waiting areas, exam rooms, nurses' work stations and business space and parking.  The facility will also contain onsite lab and x-ray services.

The First Care Clinic on Parker Road is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.  Appointments can be made at all facilities by calling 870/972-8181.