Acute Care Clinic (ACC)

If you are experiencing an acute illness, call us first.

We may be able to treat you in the office and avoid an unnecessary ER visit. We have same-day appointments available so we are here when you need us. Should you need more focused and prolonged care, your primary care or walk-in clinic provider will determine if you need a referral to the acute care clinic.

Phone: 423-794-5520

Get Directions: 301 Med Tech Parkway – Suite 240, Johnson City, TN 37604
Located in the same building with Johnson City Internal Medicine Associates.

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A Special Service for SoFHA Patients

The Acute Care Clinic (ACC) is a health service provided by State of Franklin Healthcare Associates and available to SoFHA patients by physician referral. Launched in 2015, our clinic treats individuals with mild to moderate exacerbations of chronic conditions. This service is an innovative alternative providing timely, effective outpatient care for patients who may otherwise be hospitalized.

Staffed with an experienced medical team, this clinic provides patients with a private, comfortable environment for receiving medical treatments. Delivery of intravenous (IV) therapy is one of the most common administered, which can take as little as 15-30 minutes or as much as 4-5 hours.

Types of conditions treated:

  • Respiratory complications (COPD, asthma, pneumonia)
  • Illnesses requiring antibiotics
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Cellulitis
  • Dehydration
  • Migraine protocol/pain management

The ACC offers the following amenities:

  • Comfortable recliner chairs
  • Additional seating for accompanying family members
  • Access to private cable TV
  • Snacks and beverages
  • Reading materials

Providers:

As a SoFHA patient, you can sign up for FollowMyHealth® Patient Portal, a secure, online application through which you can keep track of your own progress and medical history.