Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta Opens Seventh Metro Atlanta Urgent Care Center in Gwinnett County


DACULA, Ga. (April 11, 2017)— To better serve children and families in Gwinnett County, Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is opening a new Urgent Care Center in Dacula on April 11. Through this Urgent Care Center, Children’s will continue to support community primary care physicians by providing after-hours patient care, maintaining their commitment of strong communication with primary care providers in the community.

Children’s at Hamilton Creek will have nine exam rooms, two procedure rooms and two intake rooms that will allow Children’s pediatric specialists to treat minor illnesses and injuries, as well as onsite lab and X-ray for patients. The new Urgent Care Center offers access to the expertise and resources at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, including 60 pediatric specialties.

“Whatever the reason you find yourself at Children’s, you can be confident that your child is receiving world-class care from a hospital system with more than 100 years of experience caring for Georgia’s kids,” said Donna Hyland, president and chief executive officer at Children’s. “We’re so thankful for a community in Gwinnett that not only supports our mission, but that works with us to strengthen the health of those children—making Gwinnett’s kids better today and healthier tomorrow.”

Convenient online scheduling is offered at Children’s at Hamilton Creek where families can view real-time wait times and save their spot in line before leaving home. More information can be found at choa.org/waittimes.

This location is one of 28 neighborhood locations and the seventh Urgent Care Center in the Children’s system, which also includes three hospitals—Egleston, Hughes Spalding and Scottish Rite—and Marcus Autism Center.

Children’s at Hamilton Creek Urgent Care Center is located at 2240 Hamilton Creek Parkway, Suite 600, Dacula, GA 30019. Urgent Care is open weekdays 11 a.m. to 9 p.m., weekends 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. and holidays 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Children’s accepts walk-in patients during normal business hours. For more information visit choa.org/urgentcare or call 404-785-KIDS (5437)

For more information:

McCauley Williams

Public Relations Coordinator

404-785-6748

McCauley.Williams@choa.org

About Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta has been 100 percent dedicated to kids for more than 100 years. A not-for-profit organization, Children’s is dedicated to making kids better today and healthier tomorrow. Our specialized care helps children get better faster and live healthier lives. Managing more than a million patient visits annually at three hospitals, Marcus Autism Center, and 27 neighborhood locations, Children’s is the largest healthcare provider for children in Georgia and one of the largest pediatric clinical care providers in the country. Children’s offers access to more than 60 pediatric specialties and programs and is ranked among the top children’s hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report. With generous philanthropic and volunteer support since 1915, Children’s has impacted the lives of children in Georgia, the United States and throughout the world. Visit www.choa.org for more information.



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