Serving patients in Shiawassee County and its surrounding areas, Memorial Healthcare in Owosso, Michigan offers a wide array of services and specialties including two urgent care locations. The team of urgent care providers utilizes the most up-to-date medical technology for rapid diagnostic and treatment services including on-site lab and radiology services.
What Is Urgent Care?
Typically, a medical condition is deemed urgent if it is not an emergency but still requires care within 24 hours. Memorial Healthcare’s urgent care locations are available to treat minor illnesses and injuries that happen when the doctor’s office is closed. Conditions that can be treated at an urgent care center include:
- Abrasions, cuts, and bruises
- Broken bones
- Colds, cough, flu, and sore throats
- Ear, eye, and skin infections
- Headaches or dizziness
- Minor asthma attacks
- Minor burns
- Minor eye or ear injures
- Minor wounds, requiring stitches
- Sprains or strains
- Urinary tract infections (UTI)
- Worker’s compensation injury assessment or follow up
- Auto accident injury assessment or follow up
- Chest pain of any kind
- Severe abdominal pain
- Trauma injuries
- Shortness of breath with pulse oxygenation of 92 or lower
- Allergic reactions (other than rash)
- Active bleeding (such as a deep laceration or injury)
- “Worst headache of life” or stroke symptoms including numbness/weakness of the face/body or slurring of speech
- Mental health issues
- One- and two-month olds with fever
Note: In the event of a medical emergency, dial 911 immediately. Patients can request to be taken to Memorial Healthcare, which has an emergency medicine department featuring a Level III Trauma Center and an accredited Stroke Ready team.
Be Seen by Urgent Care Providers
Memorial Healthcare offers two urgent care locations in Durand and Owosso to better serve the community. Both locations are open seven days a week from 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. To help make quality healthcare more accessible, the urgent care providers at Memorial Healthcare accept a wide range of insurance plans.