Medical centre installs automatic doors

New automatic doors at Clearwater Medical Centre will help those using wheelchairs and walkers to gain access

Gerald Yoerger activates a new automatic door at Clearwater Medical Centre as his wife

Gerald Yoerger activates a new automatic door at Clearwater Medical Centre as his wife

“It makes it much easier. Otherwise, he would be unable to open the doors without help. It gives him that much more independence.”

That’s the verdict from Arlee Yoerger after her husband, Gerald Yoerger, opened the new handicap power doors at the front of Clearwater Medical Centre on Friday morning despite being hindered by a walker.

The recently installed automatic door apparently have been on the priority list at the medical centre for some time.