MEDIA CONTACT(S): Rachelle Khalaf Manager, Media Relations MEDIA: 713-442-4919 General Inquiries: 713-442-0000 Rachelle.Khalaf@Kelsey-Seybold.com 6/23/2011 PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release Generic HTML Content Independence Day 2011 Hours and Closures Page ContentFor our patients' convenience, select Kelsey-Seybold clinics and pharmacies will remain open on Monday, July 4 and over the holiday weekend. Our Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center in Northwest Houston, Clear Lake Clinic on Gemini Boulevard and our West Clinic near the Galleria will be open on Saturday, July 2, and Monday, July 4, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. for appointments for ill or injured children and adults. All other clinic locations will be closed for regularly scheduled appointments. View a map of our clinic locations. The following pharmacies will be open with revised hours: Main Campus Pharmacy Saturday, July 2: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, July 4: Closed Spring Medical and Diagnostic Center Pharmacy Saturday, July 2: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 4: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. West Clinic Pharmacy Saturday, July 2: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday, July 4: 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Sleep Center The Kelsey-Seybold Sleep Center will be open on Saturday, July 2, but closed on Monday, July 4. Infusion Center Hematology/Oncology will not be providing infusion services during holiday hours, but will be on call. The Infusion Center will be closed on Monday, July 4. 24-Hour Appointment Scheduling Call our 24-hour Contact Center at 713-442-0000 to schedule an appointment or use your MyKelseyOnline account to schedule and request appointments online. Haven't signed up for MyKelseyOnline yet? Go toMyKelseyOnline.com. After-Hours Nurse Hotline Kelsey-Seybold nurses are available 24 hours a day during holiday closures and after regular business hours. Call 713-442-0000 to reach our After-Hours Nurse Hotline. All Kelsey-Seybold Clinic Locations and Pharmacies Open on Tuesday, July 5 All Kelsey-Seybold clinics and pharmacies will be open on Tuesday, July 5. The Kelsey-Seybold Sleep Center and Infusion Center will also be open on Tuesday, July 5 for regularly scheduled appointments. About Kelsey-Seybold Kelsey-Seybold Clinic is Houston's premier multispecialty group practice, founded in 1949 by Dr. Mavis Kelsey in Houston's renowned Texas Medical Center. More than 450 physicians and allied health professionals practice at 24 locations in the Greater Houston area. Kelsey-Seybold offers quality medical care in 55 medical specialties. The organization operates the largest freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Center in the state of Texas and offers state-of-the-art Varian TrueBeam and Varian Edge radiation therapy technology at a nationally accredited Cancer Center. An accredited Sleep Center, comprehensive laboratory services, advanced imaging and diagnostics, 16 onsite Kelsey pharmacies, and MyKelseyOnline, a secure web portal, are part of its comprehensive offerings. Kelsey-Seybold partners with major insurers to offer value-based commercial health plans. KelseyCare Advantage, a Medicare Advantage plan offered to Houston-area beneficiaries and affiliated with Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, has achieved the coveted 5-out-of-5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid for three consecutive years and is the only 5-out-of-5-star rated plan in Texas. Kelsey-Seybold has been recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) as the nation’s first accredited Accountable Care Organization and a Level 3 (highest) Patient-Centered Medical Home. Kelsey-Seybold has many physicians in the Greater Houston area certified for excellence in diabetes and heart and stroke care by the NCQA. In addition to these recognitions, Kelsey-Seybold is home to a nationally accredited Breast Diagnostic Center, and Endoscopy Center.