Convenient Care

If you are experiencing severe symptoms and/or a medical emergency, call 911 immediately.

Visit Olmsted Medical Center’s walk-in locations around Rochester for your urgent, everyday medical needs, from common illnesses to minor injuries. With our Acute Care and FastCare, you have plenty of options to feel better without an expensive trip to the emergency department.

FastCare, Acute Care, or Emergency Department?

Unsure of where you should go for care? Explore the options for your urgent medical care—none of which require an appointment.

Note about Billing for FastCare and Acute Care:

Acute Care is billed as a regular office visit while Fast Care is billed as convenience care.  Patients are encouraged to contact their insurance company with questions regarding their coverage.


You don’t need to be an Olmsted Medical Center patient to take advantage of this quality care option. Learn more about FastCare services and how to schedule a time to be seen.

Acute Care

Feeling ill or injured? Choose walk-in Acute Care for help with your urgent healthcare needs at a higher level than FastCare clinics. You’ll find lab and radiology services if you need them. Explore Acute Care services, locations, and wait times.

Emergency Department

If your injury or illness is severe or life-threatening, count on our emergency team to help. Learn more about our emergency medicine services.

Still not Sure Where to Go?

This handy chart can help you decide which of our options is best for you. View a PDF of the chart below.

List of Convenience Care options at OMC