Sharp Rees-Stealy Medical Group
Sharp Rees-Stealy Urgent Care
We make it easy to safely get the care you need — through virtual visits and in-person care.
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To join a virtual urgent care visit, you'll need a video-enabled computer or mobile device.
Contact your doctor before visiting urgent care if you have any COVID-19 symptoms: fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, or new loss of taste or smell.
You don't have to be a Sharp Rees-Stealy patient to visit one of our five urgent care centers. We accept most insurance plans and payment methods, including Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express and cash. You can also reach us after hours.
When to visit urgent care and what conditions we treat
For medical emergencies, call 911 immediately.
Common conditions treated in urgent care include:
- Cold, cough and sore throat
- Vomiting and diarrhea
- Cuts and wounds
- Urinary and sexually transmitted diseases
- Sprains and strains
- Minor bone dislocations and fractures (splinting only, with referrals to an orthopedic or musculoskeletal specialist when indicated)
Contact your primary care doctor for routine care or if you're unsure whether you require urgent care.
Conditions not treated at urgent care
As a member of the Safe Prescribing Urgent Care and ER Alliance of San Diego County, Sharp Rees-Stealy urgent care centers do not treat conditions such as substance abuse disorders or chronic pain. In addition, refills on psychiatric or narcotic pain medications or other controlled substances are not provided at our facilities.
Find out if you're covered
Sharp Rees-Stealy accepts most health insurance, fee-for-service, indemnity and workers' compensation plans. Call your insurance provider to see if your plan covers urgent care services at Sharp Rees-Stealy and to determine if a referral is required.
If you're a member of Sharp Rees-Stealy or see a Sharp Rees-Stealy primary care doctor under a contracted HMO plan, services provided outside of Sharp Rees-Stealy are not covered unless approved in advance by Sharp Rees-Stealy. Unless your health plan offers other options, only Sharp Rees-Stealy Urgent Care Centers are in your network.
Have questions? Our team is available 24 hours a day to help you. Call us at 858-499-2600.
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