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Urgency Care - St. Cloud

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CentraCare Health and Central Minnesota Emergency Physicians have teamed up to provide a new way of delivering care: CentraCare Urgency Center. The first of its kind in Central Minnesota, the Urgency Center delivers the high-quality urgent medical care you expect without the ER wait or cost. We have a team of board-certified emergency physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners to meet your urgent care needs, 365 days a year. Patients will benefit from a seamless continuum of care and convenient electronic medical records.

Conditions We Treat

The Urgency Center provides emergency medical treatment for a wide range of illnesses, injuries, and urgent medical conditions, many of which would traditionally be treated in an emergency room.

Common health concerns treated include:

  • acute injury evaluation
  • blood clots
  • broken bones
  • chest pain
  • dislocations, sprains and strains
  • eye pain and injury
  • fast-onset joint and back pain
  • head injury
  • high fever, dehydration, nausea or vomiting
  • minor injuries from motor vehicle collisions
  • pediatric illness and injuries
  • pneumonia and other infectious problems
  • pregnancy bleeding and cramping
  • respiratory or breathing problems, including asthma
  • serious cuts requiring stitches or severe nosebleed
  • severe abdominal pain
  • severe headache/migraine

What is the Urgency Center?

Equipped with the latest medical technology and staffed by board-certified ER physicians and emergency-trained physician assistants and nurses, the Urgency Center can treat a wide range of illnesses and injuries for which you might otherwise go to a hospital ER.

*We do not accept ambulances; however, we will transport patients to St. Cloud Hospital if necessary.

How is the Urgency Center different than urgent care or the ER?

Access to advanced lab and imaging equipment allows staff to treat more serious conditions that cannot be treated at an urgent care clinic.

Patients do not stay overnight at the Urgency Center because it is not attached to a hospital.

What will it cost?

Costs will depend on the treatment required. Usually, at a lower cost than a visit to the hospital emergency room.

Most health plans are accepted; however, you do not need to have insurance to come to the Urgency Center. Since benefit plans vary, please check with your insurance company. After your paperwork is sent to your insurance company, a bill will be sent to you. All co-pays are due at the time of your visit. The Urgency Center accepts cash, personal checks, Visa®, MasterCard® and Discover® as payment options.

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