Southern Medical Group of Magnolia has announced changes in its patient scheduling to ensure the safety of patients during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The changes take effect on Monday.
Southern Medical Group, 211 E. Stadium, will remain open 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Well patients will be scheduled from 8 a.m. to noon. This includes patients needing routine checkups, medication refills and chronic disease follow ups.
Acutely ill patients will be scheduled after 1 p.m. Walk-in patients will be accepted from 1-5 p.m.
“Our efforts are focused on taking extra precaution to reduce the transmission of COVID-19. In our best attempt to reduce your chance of illness during a routine visit, the changes in our workflow will provide the ability for extensive disinfecting between the now separated appointment schedules,” said Lynn Roberson, office manager.
Patients with questions may call 870-234-5995.