Sauk Valley Community College

an institution of higher education that provides quality learning opportunities to meet the diverse needs of its students and community

Address: 15 W 3rd St Lower Level Sterling IL

Phone: 855-460-2273

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  • Carroll
  • Lee
  • Ogle
  • Whiteside


From sore throats and the flu... to rashes, ear aches and other same day care services, the CGH Ready Care Clinic is "Ready for You!" Located in the lower level of the CGH Downtown Health Center, the Ready Care Clinic offers the convenience of a walk-in clinic when you need prompt medical attention for acute minor illnesses. Although we encourage patients to check with their primary care physicians first, we're here to help in their absences or if their schedules cannot accommodate immediate needs! Please note that appointments are appreciated but not required. Additionally, we accept Medicare, Medicaid, self-pay and most commercial insurances.


Our two nurse practitioners, Virginia Heal, ANP, FNP-BC,CEN and Jeanne Worcester, ANP, FNP-BC are pleased to accept patients of all ages at the CGH Ready Care Clinic. Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 12:00 pm; 1:00pm - 6:00pm Saturday: 8:00am - 12:00pm Services Provided When you or your loved ones require prompt medical attention but there is not an immediate, serious threat to health or life, come to the CGH Ready Care Clinic. In addition to quality care fast, they also provide wellness appointments, flu shots, and camp, sports and school physicals, as well as the following: Treatments: Allergies Athlete's Foot Bladder Infections Boils Cold & Flu Symptoms Ear Infections Insect Bites Laryngitis Minor Burns & Rashes Pink Eye Poison Ivy Ringworm Sinus Infection Sore Throats Sprains & Strains Upper Respiratory Infections Lab Services: Influenza Test Pregnancy Test Rapid Strep TB Skin Test Urinalysis

Services Provided

  • Health/Immunizations/Disease Support Organizations
  • Hospital/Home Health/Respite Care Facilities

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