AUSTIN, Minn. — Beginning Jan. 2, Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin will offer more consistent hours at its Urgent Care clinic. From to 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Monday-Friday and 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on weekends/holidays, patients can receive seamless care from a multidisciplinary team of experts. Common conditions treated include:
- Upper respiratory infections including cough, colds, sore throats, and sinus problems
- Ear pain and ear infections
- Eye infections
- Skin rashes, infections or insect bites
- Urinary tract/bladder problems or infections
- Minor strains, sprains, cuts, and scrapes
- Minor burns or frostbite
- Back pain or strain
The new Urgent Care hours will offer more consistent and increased provider availability on weekdays, weekends and holidays. Urgent Care shares an entrance with the Emergency Department at Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin on the south side of the building, just off 8th Place N.W. Once you’ve check in you will be triaged by a registered nurse to determine the appropriate care you will need based on your signs and symptoms.
Mayo Clinic Health System also offers you the opportunity to connect with your care team 24 hours a day through Patient Online Services, or ask to speak to a registered nurse when you call the medical center for around the clock advice to help you determine the right level of care for your symptoms.