Media Release

Alachua County Health Department Extends Hours

Friday, September 18, 2009 3:30 PM

This press release put out at the request of the Alachua County Health Department.

ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Health Department announces extension of its hours beginning Monday September 21, 2009.  "We are excited and pleased to offer after-hour medical options to our citizens." stated Jean Munden, Administrator of the Alachua County Health Department.  "The services available to citizens will be for non-emergent care, such as ear infections, minor cuts and burns."

The new hours are 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Friday and 12 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.  These extended hours affect the main clinic site located at 224, SE 24th Street, Gainesville.  Walk-ins and appointments will be accepted.  For an appointment, please call 352-334-7910.

For more information, click here or contact Jean Munden at 352-334-7902.

The goal of the Alachua County Health Department is to promote, protect, maintain and improve the health and safety of all citizens and visitors.


  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).