medical emergency on campus, 612-330-1717 (DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY)
Emergency Room – 24/7
University of Minnesota Medical Center, West Bank (across Riverside Ave from the Augsburg Foss Center/chapel) 612-672-6402 2312 South 6th Street
Specialized Behavioral Health Crisis Services available 24/7 (Behavioral Emergency Center; access through the ER at UMMC West Bank) 612-273-5640
Health Partners Riverside Clinic — Urgent Care (Across the street from the Augsburg Chapel on Riverside) 2220 Riverside Avenue Walk-in services; call 952-853-8800 for directions and approximate wait time. Welcomes most insurance and self-payment. 5-9pm Monday – Friday, Saturday 9-5, Sunday noon -5.
Smiley’s Family Medicine Clinic 612-333-0770 No evening/weekend or walk-in urgent care; but same day appointments may be available Monday-Friday. Call as soon as possible after 8am. DPS will provide rides to Smiley’s on request, as they are available (call 612-330-1717). Low cost services available by contract to Augsburg uninsured students ($5 co-pay to see a family physician).
Hennepin Healthcare Urgent Care Clinic Downtown Minneapolis 730 S 8th St Walk-in services. Open daily 8am-6pm (Monday through Sunday) 612-873-5555
24/7 Combined Urgent Care / ER (they will decide what level of care you need) Allina Health WestHealth Urgent Care (Plymouth, 20 minutes drive from Augsburg if no traffic; 2855 Campus Drive)
Urgent Care for Adult Mental Health (for Ramsey County residents only) 402 University Ave East, St. Paul Walk-Ins welcome M-F 8am-5:30pm 651-266-7900
Medical clinics near Augsburg
Smiley’s Family Medicine Clinic. 612-333-0770 2020 E 28th Street Low cost services available by contract to Augsburg uninsured students ($5 co-pay to see a family physician). DPS will provide rides to Smiley’s on request, as they are available (call 612-330-1717).
Walk-In Clinic 327 Cedar Avenue South 612-294-1333 Offers “high quality, affordable, and convenient” health care. Diagnose and treat common minor illnesses, minor injuries, minor skin conditions, and STD testing. Hours: Monday – Friday 10am to 6pm
Fairview Clinics – Riverside 612-672-2450 For appointments, call 855-324-7843. Located across Riverside Avenue from Augsburg’s Chapel in the Riverside Professional Building, Suite 700, 606 24th Avenue South. 7am – 6pm Monday – Friday. Accepts most insurance. Family medicine, gynecology, addiction medicine, mental health therapy, diabetes care.
Health Partners Riverside Clinic 612-341-5000; to schedule 952-967-7175 Located across Riverside Avenue from Augsburg; 2220 Riverside Avenue. Regular Hours 8-5 Monday to Friday (Urgent Care hours also available). Accepts most insurance. Family medicine, gynecology, allergy, dermatology, physical therapy, mental health, and more specialty departments.
Low cost health care
Augsburg students have access to low-cost ($5 co-pay) health care through Smiley’s Clinic.
Community-University Health Care Center – Hmong, Lao, Vietnamese, Cambodian, Somali, and Spanish interpreters on staff. Medical and dental services available. Accepts most insurance. If uninsured: “If you do not have insurance, we can help you apply for MNsure, Medical Assistance, dental coverage for children, and other programs that might cover your services. A Patient Services Representative can help you apply during your appointment. We also offer a Sliding Fee Discount Program. Eligibility is based on your income and family size. The Sliding Fee Discount Program is available to all patients, regardless of citizenship. Uninsured patients should get Behavioral health services in the county where they live.”
People’s Center Medical Clinic – Medical Clinic located one block from Augsburg; family practice, chronic disease management, physical therapy. Also provides STD testing and treatment. “People’s Center is committed to making health care accessible and affordable for all of our patients. We accept all major insurance plans and offer sliding fee discount program, prompt pay discount program, and flexible monthly payment plans. We also help individuals and families sign up for health insurance through MnSure for free.”
Family Tree Clinic – Primary Care, Reproductive Health, LGBTQ Health, Trans Health, Mental Health, Men’s Health; Services for the Deaf, Deaf-blind, and Hard of Hearing. Reproductive medical services on sliding fee scale for men and women. Located off Snelling and I-94 in St. Paul. “No one is turned away if they can’t pay for services. Many patients who come to Family Tree Clinic are eligible for The Minnesota Family Planning Program, which provides free family planning services, including free birth control and yearly exams. Find out if you are eligible. For those not eligible for the Minnesota Family Planning Program or those not utilizing family planning services, Family Tree Clinic provides low-cost services based on a sliding fee scale. Sliding fee scale means that we base our charges on your income. You will be charged between 40 to 100 percent of the actual cost of your visit depending on your income.”
TAMS General and reproductive healthcare. Sliding fee scale.
Northpoint Health and Wellness Center Medical, dental, behavioral health, human services. Sliding fee scale if no insurance; minimum sliding fee payment of $20 for a medical appointment.
Southside Medical Clinic (South Minneapolis) Medical, dental, behavioral health. Sliding fee offered for uninsured.
West Side Community Health Services (three locations in St. Paul, including La Clinica). Sliding fee for medical, dental, and pharmacy.
Neighborhood HealthSource Three community health clinics in North and Northeast Minneapolis; sliding fee scale; help applying for Medical Assistance and MNSure.
St. Mary’s Health Clinics – Provides health care services at no cost to low income, uninsured individuals and families. Donation for services appreciated. 11 clinics in the metro area.
Native American Community Clinic Provides medical, dental and counseling services that promote health and wellbeing in mind, body and spirit of Native Americans.
Indian Health Board Sliding fee scale. Medical, counseling, and dental services through fully trained providers.
MNSure Health insurance exchange that provides a one-stop health insurance marketplace where Minnesotans can find and compare plans and choose the coverage that fits their needs. Based on your income, MNSure will also let you know if you qualify for free or low cost insurance through the state or federal insurance programs (Medical Assistance or Minnesota Care).
Minnesota Health Care Programs – General information page on several Minnesota Health Care programs.
Medical Assistance – Healthcare coverage for people with low incomes.
Minnesota Care – A subsidized, low cost insurance program for uninsured residents of Minnesota who meet certain income, asset, and property guidelines.
Sage Screening Program Program that provides free mammograms and pap smears to Minnesotans depending on eligibility guidelines (must be uninsured or underinsured).
Listing of holistic practitioners in Minnesota.
Online Health Info
Mayo Clinic Reputable online medical information website.