Yale-New Haven Hospital opens Urgent Care in East Haven
5/5/2011 — Yale-New Haven Hospital has opened an urgent care center on Route 80 at 317 Foxon Road in East Haven. Yale-New Haven Hospital Urgent Care at Foxon offers treatment of non-life- threatening health conditions that require immediate medical attention.
Physicians Chander Devaraj, MD and JoDonna Scala, MD with board certifications in family practice and emergency medicine, will provide prompt treatment of injuries, illnesses, and medical conditions. Follow up care will be arranged with the patients' primary physician or specialist if necessary.
YNHH Urgent Care at Foxon is open 7 days per week including most holidays and no appointment is necessary. Radiology and blood draw services are conveniently located on-site.
Initial opening hours May 2- May 13: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. After May 16: Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 7 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. - noon.
For more information, patients can call (203) 466-5600.
Yale-New Haven Hospital is a nationally recognized, 1,541-bed, not-for-profit hospital serving as the primary teaching hospital for the Yale School of Medicine. Yale-New Haven was founded as the fourth voluntary hospital in the U.S. in 1826. Today, the hospital's two New Haven-based inpatient campuses include Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, Yale-New Haven Psychiatric Hospital and Smilow Cancer Hospital. YNHH has a combined medical staff of about 4,500 university and community physicians practicing in more than 100 specialties. YNHH's York Street campus and associated ambulatory sites are Magnet-designated by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.