Southern Tennessee Regional Health System-Winchester/Sewanee Announces Relocation of its walk-in clinic, First Choice Health

August 27, 2020

Southern Tennessee Regional Health System-Winchester/Sewanee (STRHS) is pleased to announce the relocation of its walk-in clinic, First Choice Health.  First Choice Health will open on September 21, 2020 at 2006 Decherd Boulevard in Decherd, Tennessee.

“We are thrilled to announce the new location of our walk-in clinic, First Choice Health”, said Cliff Wilson, CEO, and Southern Tennessee Regional Health System-Winchester/Sewanee.  “STRHS and our Physician Services team is committed to continuing to meet the healthcare needs of our community and surrounding areas.  Expanding access to walk-in medical care in our community at the new convenient location on Decherd Boulevard demonstrates our commitment to providing quality healthcare close to home and supports our mission of making communities healthier.”

The new location of First Choice Health walk-in clinic is located in a recently renovated and conveniently located facility at 2006 Decherd Boulevard in Decherd, TN.  The First Choice Health walk-in clinic staff is comprised of nurse practitioners, Linda Williams, NP, Kelsey Purcell, NP, and Monica Gann, NP, along with nurses, an x-ray technician, and office staff.

Some of the services provided at First Choice Health include the treatment of flu, strep throat, COVID-19, ear infections, bronchitis, sinusitis, colds, ear infection, and seasonal allergies. The staff will also be able to treat patients with sprains/strains, and minor injuries, such as those needing splinting and/or suturing.  In addition, EKGs, x-ray and laboratory services will be provided on site.

First Choice Health is pleased to continue offering Occupational Medicine Services and looks forward to a continued partnership with local industries by providing pre-employment physicals, DOTs and drugs screens along with employer required immunizations.

The former site of First Choice Health in Winchester, located at 2118 Cowan Highway, will continue to offer primary care, family medicine, and pain management services.  Dr. Lynn Williams, Dr. Walter Boyanton, Sherrie Smith, NP, and Southern Tennessee Pain Management will continue to see patients at the facility located at 2118 Cowan Highway.  Appointments with these providers can be made by calling 931-962-4040.

The hours of operation at the new Decherd location of First Choice Health will be Monday-Friday 7:00 AM-7:00 PM, Saturday 8 AM-4PM, and Sunday 12 PM-4 PM.  For more information about the walk-in medical care services at First Choice Health call 931-967-7171 or visit  You can also find First Choice Health-Decherd on Facebook.