JC Blair Convenient Care Center
Located in the Giant Plaza off Route 22 in Huntingdon
7651 Raystown Shopping Center Drive
Huntingdon, PA 16652
The Convenient Care Center is J.C. Blair’s fulfillment of a promise to bring high quality, low cost healthcare to our patients when and where they need it. The new urgent care center features a walk-in clinic, a QuickLAB, and X-ray services open seven days a week. Occupational health and orthopedic care centers are open Monday through Friday. Family practice physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, orthopedists, radiology and lab technicians, and support personnel staff the center. The center accepts most insurance plans and welcomes orders for lab work and X-rays from all physicians, regardless of hospital or health network affiliation. Cash, checks and credit cards are also accepted for payment of services.
The walk-in urgent care clinic cares for those with non-emergent medical needs such as fevers, ear infections, colds and flu, sprains and strains, digestive disorders and other medical concerns.
Insurance, cash, check or credit card payments are accepted and required prior to seeing the provider. The hours are from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends and most holidays.
The Convenient QuickLAB is equipped to draw blood and take throat cultures, urine samples and many other specimens on a walk-in basis with any physician’s order.
Hours are Monday through Friday from 6 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on weekends.
A variety of diagnostic x-ray procedures including examination of the skeletal system, the chest, abdomen, genitourinary tract and gastrointestinal system are available on a walk-in basis with a physician’s order. Hours are 7 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekends and most holidays.
J.C. Blair’s Occupational Health staff works with area employers to provide new employee physicals, CDL and DOT physicals, drug testing, vaccines, care for workplace injuries and management of workers’ compensation issues. It is staffed Monday,Tuesday,Thursday and Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wednesday from 7:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m. with after-hours care coordinated with J.C. Blair’s Emergency Department. Phone number is (814) 643-8482
J.C. Blair’s Orthopedic Surgeons Robert Dahmus, M.D. and William DeMuth, M.D. provide care by appointment Monday through Thursday. Phone number is (814) 643-8485.
Cash, checks and credit cards are accepted for payment of services.
Most insurance plans are accepted including, but not limited to:
- Blue Cross Blue Shield
- Medical Assistance
When to Visit the JC Blair Convenient Care Center Urgent Care Clinic:
For treatments of illnesses such as colds, flu, stomach aches or ear infections, the medical staff can quickly diagnose and provide a treatment plan.
Some examples of non-emergent illnesses treated at the Convenient Care Center Urgent Care Center are:
- Seasonal allergies
- Asthma, mild
- Colds and coughs
- Pink eye
- Sinus infections
- Sore throats
- Simple fractures
- Minor cuts
- Urinary tract infections
- Digestive disorders (nausea, diarrhea, constipation)
- Back pain
Common skin conditions:
- Cold sores
- Insect bites
- Poison ivy/oak/sumac
- Minor burns
- Skin inflammation
When to Visit the Emergency Department:
Patients should seek treatment at the Emergency Department for:
- Chest pain or pressure
- Stroke-like symptoms (facial droop, one-sided muscle weakness, speech difficulty)
- Respiratory distress
- Racing heart
- Sudden confusion (delirium)
- Altered state of consciousness
- Fainting/Passing out (syncope)
- Medical complications of pregnancy
- Eye trauma
- Other life- or limb-threatening distress
- Abdominal pain
- Atypical headache or migraine
When to Visit your Physician’s Office:
Patients should seek treatment first from their Primary Care Provider for the management of chronic medical conditions and other non-emergent conditions. Anytime you believe you have an emergency condition, seek emergency care at the Hospital's Emergency Department. For other situations, you should seek treatment first at your physician’s office.