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Health clinic for commercial drivers opens at Georgia truck stop

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A health clinic catering to commercial truck drivers and other transportation industry professionals opened in Port Wentworth, Georgia.

The 2,100 square-foot “Interstate Health” facility is located at 5712 GA-21 #300 in the Port Fuel Center off of I-95 in Port Wentworth, according to an October 19 news release.

The facility is now open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Eastern) and provides primary care, urgent care, and occupational health services, including DOT and pre-employment physicals, DOT compliance and MRO services, DOT drug screens, FAA medical exams, fitness for duty evaluations and more.

You can click here to book an appointment or learn more.

“Port Wentworth is a vibrant community serving one of the largest and fastest-growing ports in the country,” said Jeff Seraphine, Interstate Health chief executive officer (CEO). “As we continue to evaluate new locations where we can meaningfully bring our mission to life, the Port Fuel Center in Port Wentworth hits the mark. We are eager to serve the many drivers and other transport professionals who frequent the port, as well as the growing local community.”

“When we opened Port Fuel Center, we had a vision to serve our community and those who travel through – especially truck drivers going to and from the port – by creating an accessible option for basic needs like fuel, restrooms and food. When we met the Interstate Health team and heard their mission, there was clear alignment,” said Yash Desai, partner at Port Fuel Center. “We are proud to partner with Interstate Health opening this clinic on the Port Fuel Center property and are eager to watch the impact it makes.”

Earlier this month, Interstate Health opened a similar truck driver-friendly health clinic at the  Racine PETRO truck stop in Sturtevant, Wisconsin.

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