Kittitas Valley Healthcare

KVH Urgent Care

 
 
 
 

If you have COVID-19 symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath), stay home and CALL US so that we can determine your course of care.

214 W 1st Street
Cle Elum, WA 98922
509.674.6944
Fax: 509.674.7794

Daily Hours
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
Includes weekends & holidays

No appointment necessary.

Specialty
Urgent Care

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Virtual Visits with your provider during COVID-19

Visit our COVID-19 page for more information on the virus and Kittitas Valley Healthcare’s response.

KVH Urgent Care – Cle Elum is operated by KVH, with support from Kittitas County Public Hospital District No. 2.

The urgent care center is fully staffed by experienced, licensed clinicians. Healthcare services are provided on a walk-in basis.

Open evenings and weekends, KVH Urgent Care – Cle Elum can provide care for your non-emergency medical needs.

  • Fever, earache, sore throat
  • Flu-like symptoms, colds
  • Vomiting, nausea, diarrhea
  • Simple or suspected bone fractures, strains, and sprains
  • Cuts that may need stitches, other simple wounds
  • Rashes, minor allergic reactions
  • Painful or burning urination
  • Non-severe asthma attacks

Call 911 or go to an emergency room if you have severe pain, severe bleeding, difficulty breathing, compound bone fractures that break through the skin, chest pain or other signs of heart attack, stroke symptoms, loss of consciousness, or seizures.

KVH Geriatric Nurse Practitioners

 
 
 
 

Hours 
Monday – Friday
8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Billing Questions 509.933.8787
GNP Questions 509.933.8777

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The Geriatric Nurse Practitioner (GNP) program provides medical assessments and management of acute or chronic illnesses in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, adult family homes, and for home-bound patients in Kittitas County. The GNP program works in collaboration with the patient’s primary care provider. 

The role of the GNP includes ongoing alliance and communication with physicians, family, staff, and community agencies for special care needs and continuity of care. 

Geriatric Nurse Practitioners

  • Complete admission assessments to nursing facilities as needed.
  • Manage day-to-day acute or chronic conditions.
  • Order appropriate diagnostic work-ups.
  • Communicate with the patient’s family or facility staff.
  • Collaborate with primary care physicians and specialty services to develop plan of care.
  • Provide patient education.
  • Manage medications – including acute and chronic pain.
  • Provide end of life counseling, assistance in finding appropriate resources in the community to address needs related to aging and physical disabilities.

Billing information
The GNP program operates through KVH Family Medicine Ellensburg. KVH Family Medicine Ellensburg will bill any insurance that you have provided to the program. The statement you receive with your balance will have KVH Family Medicine Ellensburg’s facility name on it. Please call 509.933.8787 with any billing questions. 

FAQs 
How can I request this service? 
The GNP service is available to residents living in skilled nursing facilities, assisted living facilities, and your primary care provider. If you have not been referred to this service but would like to be, please call us at 509-925-8483. 

How often will I be seen by a GNP?
Frequency of visits are determined by clinical needs.