Capital Region Physicians - Health Branch West

Capital Region Physicians - Health Branch West is an urgent care clinic serving Jefferson City and the surrounding communities. Open seven days a week, Health Branch allows you to see a doctor without making an appointment or without going to the emergency room during the weekend. In addition to urgent care patients, Health Branch West also serves a large number of corporate clients with work-injury, drug screens and worker's compensation needs. For more information about our corporate services, go to corporate services on our web site or call the Corporate and Occupational health office, at (573) 644.7878.

When should I go to the Emergency Room
vs. an Urgent Care Facility?

Frequently, patients seek the services of the hospital emergency department for ailments or injuries that could be treated more economically, and just as effectively, at an urgent care facility such as Capital Region's Health Branch West. It is not always easy to determine when you should choose urgent care over the hospital emergency department. The following lists offer some guidance, but are not necessarily all inclusive.

Emergency Department

  • Chest pain with shortness of breath and/or sweating
  • Serious or severe injuries
  • Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy
  • Altered mental states
  • Seizure
  • Blacking out/unconsciousness
  • Digit or extremity amputation
  • Poison ingestion

Urgent Care: Health Branch West

  • Any illness or injury that would prompt you to see your
    primary care physician
  • Laceration repair (minor cuts)
  • Infected ingrown toenails
  • Removal of foreign bodies from the eye
  • Treatment of minor burns
  • Earaches
  • Persistant coughs or colds
  • Persistant low-grade fever
  • Strains or sprains
  • Urinary Tract Infections
  • Skin rashes or irriations

3308 West Edgewood 
Jefferson City, MO 65109 
Phone: (573) 893-7848 
Fax: (573) 893-1984 
7:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. M - F 
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sat. 
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Sun. 
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Daniel Gibson, D.O.

Debra Atkinson, M.D.

Nurse Practitioner
Bax, Allison
Allison Bax, FNP
Hulett, Jennifer
Jennifer Hulett, FNP, PNP
Hulett, Jennifer
Barbara King, FNP
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