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Choosing the right care

Quick care, urgent care and emergency care. What's the difference? Choosing the right healthcare at the right time is important, but it is not always easy to determine where to go. Capital Region offers patients options when it comes to getting help in a timely manner.

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. The following lists offer some guidance but are not necessarily all-inclusive. Click here to view in PDF format.

Quick care

Offering care for patients ages 2 years and up.


Inside the Jefferson City HyVee next to the pharmacy.

3721 W. Truman Blvd.
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Map and driving directions
Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Symptoms treated:

  • Bronchitis.
  • Bug bites and rashes.
  • Cold, cough and flu.
  • Earache.
  • Minor burns.
  • Minor cuts and wounds.
  • Minor diarrhea, nausea and vomiting.
  • Pink eye.
  • Seasonal allergies.
  • Sinus headache.
  • Sore throat.
  • Splinter removal.
  • Urinary tract infections.

Urgent care

Offering care for patients ages 8 weeks or older.


Edgewood Urgent Care
3308 W. Edgewood
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Map and driving directions
Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Eastland Urgent Care
915A Eastland Dr.
Jefferson City, MO 65101
Map and driving directions
Monday through Friday 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Symptoms treated:

  • Allergies.
  • Cold, cough and flu.
  • Ear pain.
  • Eye irritations.
  • Fever.
  • Mild asthma attacks.
  • Minor cuts, scrapes and burns.
  • Minor fractures (Edgewood only).
  • Pain with urination.
  • Physicals for sports and day care.
  • Sinus pain or drainage.
  • Skin rashes and bug bites.
  • Sore or strep throat.
  • Sprains and strains.
  • Vaginal discharge.
  • Vomiting and diarrhea.

Emergency services

Care for patients of all ages.


1125 Madison St.
Jefferson City, MO 65109
Map and driving directions

Symptoms treated:

  • Altered mental state or confusion.
  • Broken bones.
  • Burns.
  • Chest pain or suspected heart attack.
  • Choking or trouble breathing.
  • Convulsions or seizures.
  • Dehydration or the inability to retain fluids.
  • Dizziness.
  • Drug overdose.
  • Eye injuries.
  • Fainting.
  • Head trauma.
  • Intestinal bleeding.
  • Newborn babies with fever (younger than two months).
  • Possible poisoning.
  • Severe allergic reactions.
  • Severe asthma attack.
  • Severe cuts.
  • Severe headache.
  • Severe pain, including but not limited to abdominal pain.
  • Sudden inability to see, move or speak, or suspected stroke.
  • Sudden testicular pain/swelling.
  • Unconsciousness.
  • Vaginal bleeding in pregnancy.