In compliance with the order from the Madison County Health Officer, all Creekside patients will be required to wear masks when visiting our office in all public areas, including exam rooms, beginning tonight July 7th, 2020 at 5p.m. The following exceptions apply: 1) children under 2 years of age 2) persons who have difficulty breathing with a mask due to a medical condition, 3) anyone having their nasal or oral passages physically examined by a doctor in an exam room 4) when communicating with someone who is hearing impaired and must see your mouth in order to communicate. Thank you in advance for helping us to maintain a safe environment for our patients and to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This ordinance applies to all public areas in the county and may be read at https://www.madisoncountyal.gov/home/showdocument?id=7119
Creekside Family Practice
The team at Creekside Family Practice in Huntsville, Alabama, consists of five board-certified practitioners who are experts in family medicine. All our physicians have extensive training and experience in diagnosing and treating diseases in every age group, from infants to the elderly. Lon Haskell, MD; Michael Honeywell, MD; Ross Summerford, MD; Christopher O’Halloran, DO; and David Showers, MD treat a wide range of conditions, such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and osteoporosis and provide wellness preventative services. They perform many services in the office, including comprehensive diagnostic tests and minor surgeries. Furthermore, they provide in-house laboratory testing. The practice strives to offer same-day sick visits to make sure your urgent health concerns are addressed by a physician who is familiar with your medical history.
Creekside Family Practice can refill all of your prescriptions during your routine visits, that way you will always have the medicines you need, and your doctor can review your dosages and other critical information. Routine refills can be electronically prescribed through your pharmacy.
Creekside Family Practice is committed to providing quality and caring in family health care.
Creekside Family Practice Laboratory Recognized for Quality Laboratory Services
Creekside Family Practice has met all the criteria for Laboratory Accreditation by COLA Inc., a leading national laboratory accreditor, whose program and standards enable clinical laboratories and staff to meet U.S. CLIA and other regulatory requirements
Through a mentoring approach using education to improve quality and patient safety, accreditation is given to laboratories that apply the highest standards of quality in day-to-day operations, demonstrate continued accuracy in the performance of proficiency testing, and pass a rigorous on-site laboratory survey. Creekside Family Practice has earned COLA Inc. accreditation to provide quality service to its patients.
COLA Inc. is a nonprofit, physician-directed organization promoting quality and excellence in medicine and patient care through programs of voluntary education, achievement, and accreditation. In 1993, COLA Inc. was granted deemed status by CMS to prove laboratory accreditation. As a leading laboratory accreditor in the United States, COLA Inc. is the only laboratory accreditation provider that operates its accreditation program in accordance with a quality management system certified to ISO 9001:2015. This means we offer our customers a unique, standardized program and staff dedicated to satisfaction and laboratory quality. Our surveyors and technical advisors are guided by a coaching approach and uncomplicated quality engineered processes. Laboratories of all types and sizes are evaluated and mentored to produce accurate test results and meet CLIA regulations.
COLA Inc. is approved by the federal government and sponsored by the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American Medical Association, and the American College of Physicians-American Society of Internal Medicine.