Same-Day Care

Not feeling your best? Worried about an injury? Don't wait—UI Urgent Care and UI QuickCare can help you feel better today.

Looking for a Walk-In Clinic?

To ensure the health and safety of our patients and staff online scheduling is temporarily on hold. If you have flu symptoms or health concerns related to the 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) you can still schedule a video visit.

Stay up to date on the latest University of Iowa Health Care visitor screenings, restrictions, and related news.

Spend less time waiting at the clinic and skip the phone call. UI QuickCare and UI Urgent Care are near you and ready to help.

When your primary care doctor isn't available, UI QuickCare and UI Urgent Care can treat minor illness and injury.

We want you to get care fast so you're back to feeling healthy as soon as possible.

2019 Novel Coronavirus

Help us protect patients and staff

If you have flu symptoms or health concerns related to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19), we ask that you schedule a video visit.

Symptoms may include:

  • Fever in the last 24 hours
  • New or worsening cough
  • New or worsening sore throat
  • New or worsening shortness of breath

How to Schedule a Video Visit

If you are experiencing these symptoms please call 1-319-384-9010 or schedule a video visit through MyChart.

Learn more about video visits.

Stay up to date on 2019 Novel Coronavirus

Stay up to date and informed on all our 2019 Novel Coronavirus developments.

If you are well and have general questions about 2019 Novel Coronavirus:

Call 1-319-384-8819.

Understanding Where to Seek Care

University of Iowa Health Care offers you a variety of care options, but knowing where to go for what ails you can be difficult. 

This guide can help direct you to the right location, and save you time and effort along the way.

When to Seek Quick Care

When your primary care provider isn't available, UI QuickCare can treat minor illnesses and injuries, including:

  • Cough, cold, and sore throat
  • Diarrhea, nausea, and vomiting
  • Fever and flu
  • Rashes
  • Earaches
  • Insect bites
  • Eye infections
  • Minor burns
  • Bladder infections
  • Seasonal allergies

When to Seek Urgent Care

UI Urgent Care treats all of the same conditions as UI QuickCare plus:

  • Broken bones
  • Sprains and strains
  • Cuts and scrapes that require stitches
  • Dehydration that requires IV fluids

UI Urgent Care also has extended evening and weekend hours, and is open most holidays with reduced hours.

When to Seek Emergency Care

Always go to the emergency room if you have a serious or life-threatening condition.

Common Emergency Room Problems Include:

  • Head injury
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Stroke
  • Severe pain
  • Severe bleeding
  • Newborn fever
  • Chest pain
  • Major trauma
  • Abdominal pain
  • Suicidal thoughts

And remember, if a person could die or be permanently disabled, it is an emergency. Call 911 to have the emergency team come to you right away if you cannot wait.

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