Choosing the Right Level of Care

When you’re sick or injured, it can be difficult to know what kind of care you need. Fairview Clinics offer same-day appointments to handle unexpected health care needs. But, if the clinic is closed or the need is critical, you can choose between online, urgent or emergency care.

Urgent Care

Urgent care clinics provide care for non-life-threatening conditions. No appointments are needed. Fairview Urgent Care clinics offer a lab and diagnostic X-ray services and evening and weekend hours. Conditions treated include:

  • Sprains and strains
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Minor cuts and burns
  • Sinus conditions and other minor infections
  • Migraine headaches
  • Stomach Flu

Online Care

For minor conditions, Fairview also offers 24/7 care online. Get back to your busy life with OnCare–an easy online diagnosis and treatment option for minor health conditions such as:

  • Eczema
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Diaper rash
  • Bronchitis
  • Sore Throat
  • Shingles
  • Chicken Pox
  • Pink eye

For online care, visit: https://oncare.org

Emergency Departments

Emergency departments provide the highest level of care, making them the place to go for life-threatening and very serious conditions including:

  • Chest pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Head injury
  • Loss of consciousness
  • Sudden paralysis
  • Major trauma
  • Severe pain
  • Excessive bleeding
  • Severe burns
  • Poisoning
  • Suicidal feelings

In case of an emergency, call 911 or get to an Emergency Department close to you.

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