My Healthy Lifestyle Clinic Opens on RRMC Campus

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just got even more convenient

Riverside team members can get back on the job more quickly and conveniently by using the My Healthy Lifestyle Clinic, now open on the Riverside Regional Medical Center campus. Nurse practitioners offer scheduled sick and wellness visits to employees who work in Newport News or Hampton and have Riverside insurance. As a result, common illnesses such as strep throat, bladder infections, pink eye, skin irritations and more can be quickly diagnosed and treated. Team members can get prescriptions filled at the Pavilion Pharmacy also on the RRMC campus.

All visits, including those for illness, must be scheduled online using InQuicker. Riverside team members who make appointments for their wellness visits need to have lab work performed three days in advance of the appointment.

The clinic is located in Suite 480 on the fourth floor of the medical office building between RRMC and the Riverside Cancer Care Center. Please bring your Riverside ID and your insurance card, so staff can verify you have a Riverside plan.

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The MHL Clinic project is being launched for a limited time. Only Riverside Anthem insurance will be accepted, and there will not be a charge for any wellness visit. In the future, more services may be offered, with expansion to other geographic areas in the health system. Other insurance plans may also be accepted.

With permission from the supervisor, each team members may use the clinic during work hours. The time away will not be paid. Please note that there is a form that will need to be signed by your manager and at the clinic. You must turn in the form to your manager when you get back to work. You may also use the clinic on days when you are not scheduled to work.

The Information You Need

Address and Phone
12200 Warwick Blvd., Suite 480
Newport News, VA 23601
(757) 534-5660

Hours
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with variable evening hours

Appointments
Schedule online using InQuicker.

Wellness visits are necessary to qualify for the My Healthy Lifestyle discount of up to $750 off Riverside insurance premiums. Wellness visits are part of our strategy to head off preventable illness such as high blood pressure, diabetes and obesity. Lab work is required three days in advance of your wellness visit and can be obtained on a walk-in basis.

FAQs

What is the My Healthy Lifestyle Clinic?
The pilot clinic opened June 3 on the campus of Riverside Regional Medical Center to promote health and wellness for our team. Nurse practitioners will be on site to provide care for those who are sick. Other services include lab work and wellness visits.

Who can use the clinic?
Any Riverside team member covered by Riverside insurance who works primarily in Hampton or Newport News.

Where is it?
The clinic is located in Suite 480 of the medical office building between RRMC and the Riverside Cancer Care Center. The address is 12200 Warwick Blvd., Suite 480, Newport News, VA 23601. The phone number is (757) 534-5660.

What services will be offered?
For now the clinic will offer scheduled sick or wellness visits and walk-in lab work. Wellness visits are necessary to qualify for the My Healthy Lifestyle discount of up to $750 off Riverside insurance. Lab work is required three days in advance of your wellness visit.

What steps do I need to follow for a wellness visit?
1. Obtain required lab work, which can be done at the clinic on a walk-in basis.
2. Schedule a My Healthy Lifestyle visit through InQuicker.
3. Show up for your exam. The clinic will file your paperwork to ensure you are considered for the discount.

Remember the deadline is November 30 for completing your visit.

What are the hours of operation?
Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with variable evening hours.

What insurance is accepted?
For now the clinic will take Riverside's Anthem insurance (with no charge for any wellness visit). More plans may be added in the future.

Can the clinic be used on work time?
With permission from your supervisor, you may schedule your visit during work hours, although you will not be paid for the time you are away. Click here for a form you will need to have signed, both by your manager and at the clinic. You must turn in the form to your manager.

What about team members who don't live or work in Hampton or Newport News?
For now the clinic is being operated on a trial basis, and it's limited in scope. If it's successful, it may be expanded into other geographic areas within the health system. More services may also be added.

How do I make an appointment?
Make an appointment by using the online InQuicker service.

Can the providers at the clinic write prescriptions?
Yes, although there are some limitations. As a convenience, prescriptions may be filled at the Pharmacy in the RRMC Pavilion at special rates (see chart below) for those who have the Riverside PPO insurance plan.


 

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