Alabama hospital opening permanent drive-thru clinic
East Alabama is getting a permanent drive-thru clinic thanks to a local hospital.
Elmore Community Hospital in Wetumpka will open the clinic on Tuesday and will operate from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. five days a week. Spokesperson Heidi Smith said the clinic is meant to help COVID-19 patients and other nearby clinics that are overwhlemed.
Patients wanting to visit the clinic must sign up in advance to schedule a time to come.
Ivy Creek Healthcare will supervise the clinic.