Urgent Care or Emergency Department?

Questions?

Need help deciding where to seek treatment? Please call us at 401-606-2520.

Reserve a Time Online

Walk-in patients always are welcome, but for your convenience, you can register online and reserve a time slot that fits your schedule.

Choose a time and get started

When urgent care isn’t enough, you should dial 911 or go to the emergency department for treatment.

When to Visit Urgent Care

Seek treatment at Lifespan Urgent Care if your condition isn’t an emergency.

Visit urgent care for:

  • Minor burns
  • Injuries
  • Infections
  • Stomach ailments

When to Go to the Emergency Department

Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department for potentially life-threatening conditions.

Go to the emergency department for:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Stroke symptoms
  • Heart attack symptoms
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Chest pain
  • Heavy bleeding
  • Any other potentially life-threatening condition

If you’ve been injured in a motor vehicle accident, go directly to the emergency department.

Learn more about when to call 911 »