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Our providers can see adults and children over six months old. We have four UI QuickCare locations throughout the Iowa City area, so you are sure to find one near where you live or work.
Convenient UI QuickCare Hours Help Out in a Pinch
Our hours include evenings, weekends, and even most holidays.
Urgent, Quick, and Emergency Care - receiving the right care at the right place
When to visit UI QuickCare
When your primary care provider isn't available, UI QuickCare treats patients with minor illness and injuries.
- Head, ear, and eye conditions
- Ear infections
- Ear wax buildup
- Eye abrasions
- Eye infections
- Pink eye
- Minor injuries
- Below-the-neck laceration repair
- Minor burns
- Minor musculoskeletal injuries
- Stomach and genital urinary conditions
- Bladder infection
- Stomach flu
- Sexually transmitted disease (STD)
- Urinary burning
- Frequent urination
- Skin conditions
- Athlete’s foot
- Cold sores
- Insect bites
- Itchy skin
- Skin infection
- Respiratory illness
- Flu symptoms
- Chest/nasal congestion
- Common cold
- Seasonal allergies
- Sinus infections
- Sore throat/laryngitis
- Sports physical examinations (please bring an updated immunization record)
When to visit UI Urgent Care
UI Urgent Care treats all the conditions seen at UI Quick Care, and more.
Get help when you need it. You may even be able to avoid an unnecessary emergency room visit.
We Go Beyond the Typical Walk-In Clinic with:
- Treating broken bones
- Treating strains and sprains
- Assisting with dehydration (IV fluids)
- Treating cuts and scrapes (Stitches)
When to visit the Emergency Room
Call 911 Immediately or go to the emergency room if you are having a serious or life-threatening condition.
If a person could die or be permanently disabled, it is an emergency.
- Head injury
- Severe bleeding
- Chest pain
- Abdominal pain
- Difficulty breathing
- Severe pain
- Newborn fever
- Major trauma
- Suicidal thoughts
UI QuickCare video visits: care and convenience at home
For some minor health issues, an in-person trip to a UI QuickCare location may not be necessary.
A telehealth video visit is an easy and convenient way to meet with a UI Health Care provider to explain your injury or illness, describe your symptoms, receive a diagnosis, discuss treatment options, and get a medication prescription.
For some minor illnesses and injuries, UI QuickCare video visits are available through MyChart on your smartphone, tablet, or computer.
It’s the same personalized care and expertise you receive at any of our UI QuickCare locations—now available from the comfort and privacy of your home.
Consider a UI QuickCare video visit for these minor symptoms and health issues:
- Diaper rash (pediatric only)
- Eye irritation or vision problems
Use MyChart to schedule your UI QuickCare video visit, or create a MyChart account. It’s quick, easy, and convenient.
- Influenza (flu)
- Painful urination (female only)
- Poison Ivy
- Shortness of breath
- Sinus problems
- Sore throat
- Upper respiratory infection (URI)
- Urinary tract infection (UTI)
- Wound check
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