Carlinville Area Hospital & Clinics Creating Depth in Family Health Care Clinics.

Carlinville, IL – Carlinville Area Hospital & Clinics is creating more depth among Girard Family Health Care, Carlinville Family Health Care and the Walk-in Clinic. Kate Wilkens, MD and Jamie Welty, FNP-BC, DNP will now be seeing patients at the Girard Family Health Care, in Girard, IL. Dr. Wilkens has been a primary physician for 11 years practicing at the Carlinville Family Health Care Clinic location. Jamie Welty will be splitting her practice between Girard and Carlinville. Welty, FNP-BC, DNP is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her bachelor's of science and nursing in 2017 and completed her doctorate of nursing in 2020 from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.

The Walk-in Clinic also welcomes Ruth Holley, APRN, working alongside Thomas Hatley, MD, MPH. Holley, APRN is a board-certified family nurse practitioner. She received her bachelor’s in nursing in 2005 and completed her master’s in nursing education in 2007 at McKendree College. She received her post-master’s degree as a family nurse practitioner in 2015 from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville where she served as faculty for the SIUE nursing program.

Harald Lausen, DO and Lourdes Cruz, MD (pediatrics) will continue to practice at the Carlinville Family Health Care Clinic and will also be joined by Mary Beck, APN.

Walk-in Clinic is available 7 days a week from 8 AM - 4PM located within Carlinville Family Health Care.

To make an appointment at Carlinville Family Health Care please call: 217-854-6881. To make an appointment with Girard Family Health Care please call: 217-627-2222.

For more information, please contact: Paige Cox, Marketing Manager P: (217) 854-3141 x255| E: 20733 North Broad Street, Carlinville, IL 62626

About Carlinville Area Hospital & Clinics

Carlinville Area Hospital and Clinics (CAH&C) is a rural-based independent, healthcare provider offering award-winning inpatient, outpatient and rehabilitation care to the people of Carlinville and surrounding communities in and around Macoupin County. This comprehensive offering also includes a 24-hour STAT Stroke and STAT Heart designated emergency department staffed with emergency medicine physicians. A group of progressive leaders, expert physicians and dedicated team members help to define the culture and belief system of valuing everyone who walks through the doors. Coupled with innovation, modern facilities and a strong medical community that includes vast expertise in over a dozen specialties and subspecialties, CAH&C work every day to ensure the best patient experience.

Posted in News on Apr 18, 2022