Translate

MEHC (Clinic & Pharmacy)

Provider Information

Gere D Feltus, M.D.         PCP # H08CS27601
Dusten Cardinal, P.A.       PCP # H0874N2801 
Shunkeetha L Totsch, Nurse Practitioner      PCP # H08HB70501

MEHC COVID-19 Policy Update
 

  • For your safety and the safety of our clinic staff, we are converting all visits to Telemedicine until further notice.
     
  • All patients are being asked to avoid coming to the clinic unless specifically instructed by a member of our staff.
     
  • Please download the Spruce Health App to your cell phone or go to the website from your computer/laptop to establish your account (see link below).
     
  • Please do not send messages; please call through the app. You must call the front desk to schedule your Televisit first!
     
  • If you need a flu or strep swab, that can be arranged through our drive-up clinic. Please only drive up if you have been instructed by a staff member to do so after your virtual visit.
     
  • COVID testing is available at this time but supplies are extremely limited. ONLY PATIENTS WHO MEET GUIDELINES AS SPECIFIED BY THE CDC WILL BE CONSIDERED FOR TESTINGIf you meet criteria and are not significantly ill, you will likely not be swabbed.  If you have exam findings that are highly concerning for COVID, testing will be available until our supplies run out.
     
  • All physicals will be rescheduled for a later date.
     
  • Follow up visits for chronic conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, thyroid disorders, etc., will be done through our telemedicine service.
     
  • If you are already scheduled for your follow up visit, it will remain on our schedule as previously planned.
     
  • You will be sent a questionnaire to complete prior to the start of your visit.
     
  • The cost for all telemedicine visits are $25.  Payment must be submitted prior to the start of your appointment.
     
  • We are working to make HSA cards acceptable for payment.  Please attempt to use your card if you have funds available. If not, MEHC staff will provide further instructions.
     
  • The pharmacy and lab are still open and will be accepting all patients.  If you would like to have your labs drawn at an outside facility, please click the link below to find a Quest draw station near you.
     
  • ·Please be advised, temperatures will be checked at the door for entry into the building. If you have a temperature of 99.4 or greater, you will be asked not to enter the building and we will assist you in getting care.

Links: 

Spruce Health Telemedicine
https://spruce.care/mesquiteemployeehealthcenter - app

https://www.sprucehealth.com/  - laptop/desktop

Quest labs

https://appointment.questdiagnostics.com/patient/confirmation

Walk-In Hours for Sickness:

  • Monday - Friday, 7 - 8:30 a.m.

Only one problem can be addressed during these visits.

open care badge
Photo of Clinic

Mesquite Employee Health Center, led by Dr. Geré Feltus, has been recognized as one of the top Mesquite Family Medicine practices by opencare.com.

This unique partnership between the City of Mesquite and Mesquite ISD is an innovative approach to controlling the cost of health care. It is a tremendous benefit and convenience to employees and dependents who participate in the respective health plans.  Patients must carry MISD insurance to participate. MEHC services are not available to retirees/dependents on TRS Care or Scott & White HMO plan participants.
 

New Patient Forms

All new patients must complete the following paperwork before receiving MEHC services. Click each button to download the printable form.

Location 

The clinic and pharmacy are located at 300 W. Kearney in Mesquite, TX 75149.

Provider Information

Gere D Feltus, M.D.  PCP #H08CS27601
 
Dusten Cardinal, P.A. PCP # H0874N2801 
Shunkeetha L Totsch, Nurse Practitioner      PCP # H08HB70501

 

Contact Information

Clinic Phone 972-882-7120
Clinic Fax 972-882-7121
Pharmacy Phone 972-882-7125
Pharmacy Fax 972-882-7126


Hours of Operation

MEHC is open year round, including winter, spring and summer breaks.  The office is closed on all major holidays. Office hours are Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.  Pharmacy hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Inclement Weather Policy

On days that Mesquite ISD announces it is closed due to inclement weather:

  • Clinic and Pharmacy will be open, but only from 10:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
  • All scheduled appointments will be automatically cancelled with no charge for missed appointments.
  • Clinic will see only walk-ins on these days. Individuals with a scheduled appointment for that day may still show up, but they will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

Clinic Quick Facts

  • Services available to all Mesquite ISD Plan 1 HD, Plan 2, and Aetna Select health plan participants.
  • MEHC is not an in-network provider for the Scott & White HMO health Plan (with exception of Quest lab services only from outside provider).
  • Basic primary and minor emergency care provided.
  • Focus is on wellness and preventive care.
  • Physicals, screenings, and referrals provided. Remember, ANNUAL PHYSICALS ARE FREE.
  • Staff includes three providers: Physician, Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioner.
  • Patients seen by appointment starting at 8:00 a.m. daily.
  • Walk-ins for sick visits only are accepted 7 a.m. to 8:30 a.m., Monday through Friday. 
    (Please note, only one problem can be addressed during these visits).
  • Children ages 2-years-old and up are welcome.
  • Immunizations are given at MEHC for children age 4 or older. Your child's complete immunization record must be submitted in order to schedule an appointment (a physical is required).
  • Insurance card and photo ID must be presented at appointment.
  • Cost for visits is a $25 or $30 copay* (i.e. cosmetic, skin biopsies, toenail removals, abscess drainage, joint injections, etc.)
  • There is a $25 fee for no shows/late cancellation.
  • Cash, check, Visa and MasterCard accepted.
  • Orders for lab work received from an outside provider can be performed at our Quest collection site.

*HSA plan participants do not qualify for the discounts until the plan deductible is met.

Pharmacy Quick Facts

  • Services available to all Mesquite ISD Plan 1HD, Plan 2, and Aetna Select health plan participants.
  • MEHC Pharmacy is not an in-network provider for the Scott & White HMO Health Plan.
  • Prescriptions must be dropped off no later than 5:15 PM in order to have it filled that same day. Any prescription dropped off or called in after 5:15 PM will be ready the next business day.
  • Prescriptions from any doctor will be filled.
  • Prescriptions may be called in or faxed by a provider (physician), but original prescriptions cannot be faxed by the patient. Patients must bring in original prescriptions to be filled.
  • Insurance card and photo ID must be presented.
  • MEHC can be used for 90 day supplies so that you do not have to use the Caremark mail order.
  • MISD contributes $7 toward a regular prescription (30 days or less) and $15 toward maintenance drugs (90 day fills)* if cost exceeds stated amount.
  • Cash, check, Visa, MasterCard and American Express accepted.

*HSA plan participants do not qualify for the discounts until the plan deductible is met.

Pharmacy Savings Flyer