Baton Rouge General opens two new clinics

Baton Rouge General opens two new clinics
Source: Baton Rouge General facebook

ZACHARY, LA (WAFB) - Baton Rouge General (BRG) is opening two new locations of its Louisiana Internal Medicine Associates (LIMA) clinics on Tuesday, May 1. One clinic is opening in Zachary and another in Slaughter.

The clinics offer comprehensive primary care services for patients over the age of 18.

LOCATIONS

  • Louisiana Internal Medicine Associates - Zachary
  • 19850 Old Scenic Highway, Ste. 300
  • Zachary, LA 70791
  • (former site of Internal Medicine-Zachary)
  • 225-570-2732
  • Louisiana Internal Medicine Associates – Slaughter
  • 1169 La. 19, Ste. B
  • Slaughter, LA 70777
  • 225-570-2257

The clinics see primary care patients from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Thursday, and 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. on Friday.

"Our primary care services have been consistently recognized for quality," said Edgardo Tenreiro, President and CEO of BRG. "These clinics will make BRG's award-winning healthcare easier to access for residents in Zachary and Slaughter."

BRG's LIMA opened its first location in December at the hospital's Bluebonnet campus, focusing on care for adults with complex and chronic conditions. The LIMA clinics serve as rotation sites for internal medicine residents and medical students, who provide additional focus to patients' healthcare needs.

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