New business: Comprehensive Medical Care


Share
Posted Online: Feb. 05, 2013, 5:52 pm
Comment on this story | Print this story | Email this story

NAME OF BUSINESS:Comprehensive Medical Care

PROPRIETOR: Monty P. McClellan, M.D.

BUSINESS ADDRESS:4011 Avenue of the Cities, Suite 101B,Moline.

TELEPHONE NUMBER: (309) 517-1177.

TYPE OF BUSINESS: General medical, urgent care, physicals and school exams. No waiting if patient is ill. 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

WHEN BUSINESS OPENED: Oct. 1.

WHY DID YOU START THIS BUSINESS?To help provide needed medical care at reasonable, affordable costs.

WHERE DID YOU GET THE IDEA? Many years of experience providing medical care at affordable prices -- $49 per adult and $29 per child -- and also house calls. I help low-income patients get their prescriptions at reduced costs.

WHAT WAS THE BIGGEST HURDLE YOU HAD TO OVERCOME?Coordination of construction of a new office with all the medical care and funding.

IS THIS YOUR FIRST BUSINESS? No, more than 40 years of experience as a family physician.

TO WHOM DID YOU GO FOR ADVICE?My wife, family, other physicians and multiple local residents.



















 




Local events heading








  Today is Saturday, Aug. 30, the 242nd day of 2014. There are 123 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: A large pair of elk, captured in Iowa, were exhibited in Market Square today.
1889 — 125 years ago: The Rock Island Arsenal dam was being constructed under the supervision of Charles Frances, of Lowell, Mass.
1914 — 100 years ago: Mrs. Frank Mixer, of Rock Island, was the winner of the final preliminary for the women's handicap golf cup at Rock Island arsenal links.
1939 — 75 years ago: Sixteen hundred persons — many from war-fearful Europe — arrived in New York aboard the German liner Bremen. For two days on the trip, passengers were cut off from the world with both incoming and outgoing radio messages banned.
1964 — 50 years ago: Police reported five youths have been involved in the theft of about seven cars in recent weeks. Three of the youths were arrested Saturday afternoon, one was in custody as the result of a previous arrest, and the fifth is expected to be arrested today.
1989 — 25 years ago: The Rock Island/Milan School Board is asking the city to tear down Franklin School and allow the school district to pay back the estimated $100,00 cost during 10 years.






(More History)