Minor emergencies don't wait for a convenient time to visit your doctor. That's why Franciscan Health urgent care facilities are here to help. No appointment is necessary and we can take care of a wide variety of injuries and illnesses.
Urgent Care: Immediate Care That's Easier than the ER
Franciscan Health urgent care provides convenient and fast attention for patients at convenient locations throughout our service areas. The experienced staff at Franciscan Health immediate care facilities offer immediate, urgent care for non-life-threatening cases, which includes treatment for colds, flu, cuts, sprains and strains, bee stings and minor asthma problems. No appointment is needed and most insurance plans are accepted.
Conditions commonly treated at urgent care
- Ear infections
- Cold or flu symptoms
- Minor lacerations/burns
- Simple fractures
- Sprains and strains
- Urinary tract infections
Immediate care services offered at select Franciscan Health locations
Electrocardiograms (EKG or ECG) can help identify a wide range of heart conditions including cardiac arrhythmias and evidence of a prior or ongoing heart attack. Franciscan Health offers EKG testing as a diagnosis tool in both emergency and non-emergency exams.
Franciscan Health offers convenient, prompt, comprehensive laboratory services to both adults and children. Our experienced lab technicians are focused on processing lab work in a timely manner while ensuring accuracy and quality.
Does your child need a physical exam before starting school or attending a camp? School and camp physicals are available for children at select Franciscan ExpressCARE and Franciscan Physician Network locations. Call for availability.
To participate in sports at the high school level, students have to complete a state-mandated sports physical. Franciscan Health offer sports physicals at several outpatient locations and often at area high schools during special clinics.
X-rays are a valuable diagnostic tool that can be used to both diagnose and guide certain treatment procedures. Franciscan Health offers the most advanced technology and trained specialists in our medical imaging department.
We also offer work and insurance physicals and drug screenings.
When to go to the ER instead of immediate care
If you have a serious condition – stroke, heart attack, severe bleeding, head injury or other major trauma – go straight to the nearest emergency room. Don’t take a chance with anything life-threatening.