MINNEAPOLIS, June 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Target is opening eight new Target Clinic® locations this September, offering its guests access to quality, convenient and affordable health care services. The expansion includes five new clinic locations at Target stores in Chicago and three in Palm Beach-area Target stores. All Target Clinics offer on-the-spot treatment for minor illnesses, minor injuries, skin treatments, vaccinations, and tests and screenings, which are administered by highly trained nurse practitioners.
Construction is underway at the Evanston, South Loop and Near North Chicago Target stores. In early June, construction will begin at the Broadview and Tinley locations as well as the three Palm Beach-area Target stores. The eight new Target Clinic locations are expected to open in early September.
"Target is committed to helping our guests and team members achieve total well-being," said Keri Jones, senior vice president of health and beauty, Target. "By offering convenient, affordable and high quality care with no appointment necessary, Target Clinic is the perfect solution for busy families."
Target Clinics offer services to help keep families healthy throughout the year. At Target Clinic guests will be able to easily and affordably prevent and treat seasonal allergies, prepare kids for camp and sports with annual physicals, and stay well during flu season with convenient flu shots. Target Clinic nurse practitioners can test and treat guests from ages 18 months and up. All Target Clinics are open seven days a week, including evenings and weekends.
New Chicago Target Clinic locations will open at the following Target stores:
- Near North, 2556 N. Elston Avenue
- South Loop, 1154 S. Clark Street
- Tinley Park, 7300 191st Street
- Broadview, 800 Broadview Village Square
- Evanston, 2209 Howard Street
New Palm Beach Target Clinic locations will open at the following Target stores:
- Boynton Beach, 650 N. Congress Avenue
- Royal Palm Beach, 10155 Okeechobee Boulevard
- Deerfield Beach, 3599 W. Hillsboro Boulevard
Target is hiring team members for the new locations, including nurse practitioners. For more information, please visit www.Target.com/careers. For more information regarding the new locations, and to view Target Clinic hours and services, visit www.Target.com/clinics. Target first introduced Target Clinic in 2006, and currently operates 28 locations in Minnesota and in Maryland.
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at 1,740 stores in 49 states nationwide and at Target.com. Target is committed to providing a fun and convenient shopping experience with access to unique and highly differentiated products at affordable prices. Since 1946, the corporation has given 5 percent of its income through community grants and programs like Take Charge of Education. Today, that giving equals more than $3 million a week.