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Urgent care, in your neighborhood

Our urgent care locations offer online check-in, so you can wait at home or walk in anytime. When you need care for a minor illness or injury, our care teams at Ascension St. Vincent’s provide the compassionate, personalized care that you’ve come to expect.

Specialty Care

Ascension St. Vincent’s has doctors in many specialties to care for you and your family’s health concerns. 

Health care, close to home

It’s important for you to talk with your doctor if you have been delaying care. Doctors and care teams at Ascension St. Vincent's can help you plan when and how to get the care you need. We offer virtual visits, also known as telehealth, so you can see a doctor from home. Ask your doctor if a virtual visit is an option for you.

At Ascension St. Vincent's, our doctors listen to better understand you. Then, they deliver personalized care to help you live a healthier life. Your doctor is your partner in health, helping you recover from minor illness and managing chronic disease. And, your doctor can help you stay well by finding health problems early when they are most treatable. 

Our primary care services include:

  • Family medicine
  • Internal medicine
  • Screenings, yearly checkups, sports physicals and vaccinations
  • Care for emotional and mental health concerns
  • Help managing chronic illness 
  • Minor illness and injury care
  • Help finding the right specialist
  • Personalized treatment plans and help with your medications
  • Well-woman exams

Family Medicine
Care for the whole family, from kids to adults

Internal Medicine
Care specializing in adults, including prevention and treatment of adult health concerns

Doctor examining patient.

Protect yourself from COVID-19

Here are steps to take precautions to protect yourself and those around you from COVID-19.

Protect yourself from COVID-19.
START AN ONLINE CARE VISIT

See how Ascension is responding to COVID-19 at ascension.org. Talk to a doctor 24/7 from home with Ascension Online Care. Use code HOME for a discounted $20 online urgent care visit. No insurance required. 

CHECK IN FOR AN ER VISIT

Getting the ER care you need is still important

Broken bones, signs or symptoms of a heart attack or stroke, severe mental health concerns or other life-threatening symptoms from a chronic condition should not be ignored. Delaying necessary emergency care could make your condition worse. Our care teams are fully prepared to care for you, with strict precautions in place for your safety while in our care. 

If you're experiencing a non-life-threatening illness or injury, you can walk in or schedule your appointment at our ER. Then, you can wait at home until it is time to come in.

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Our facilities are currently taking precautions to help keep patients and visitors safe, which may include conducting screenings, restricting visitors and practicing distancing for compassionate, safe care. We continuously monitor COVID-19 guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and adjust our safety practices and safeguards accordingly.

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Online care, any time, anywhere

We’re here with care that fits your schedule. We offer online care for:  

Urgent care
With Ascension Online Care, we provide care online for minor illnesses such as fever, cold, flu, seasonal allergies, urinary tract infections, and eye infections. These visits are as secure and confidential as a face-to-face visit and protected by the same patient policy rules.

Mental health care
If you are struggling emotionally, Ascension Online Care offers virtual mental health services. You can video chat with an experienced psychiatrist, psychologist or counselor online, seven days a week. Whether you are dealing with anxiety, depression, or something else, we're here for you.

Online care, anytime, anywhere.
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Online urgent care, anytime, anywhere

Get the care you need from your home, office or on the go using your smartphone, tablet or laptop. Doctors are available all day every day to ensure the care you need can always fit into your schedule and your lifestyle. These visits are as secure and confidential as a face-to-face visit and protected by the same patient policy rules.

Why choose online care?

  • Quick – No driving, no parking and no waiting room
  • Convenient – Use your smartphone, tablet, or laptop from anywhere
  • Accessible – 24-7 access to a provider, available in all 50 states with no insurance required
Online care, anytime, anywhere.

COVID-19 vaccinations

Thank you for trusting us with your care. We are grateful for the overwhelmingly positive community response to receiving the COVID-19 vaccine. Ascension St. Vincent's is still in phase 1a of Alabama's COVID-19 vaccination plan, which is currently prioritizing high-risk frontline healthcare workers, due to limited vaccine received to date. We do not have a timeline on when we will be receiving additional vaccinations for the community. If you live or work in Jefferson County, please call the Jefferson County vaccine hotline at 205-858-2221 (Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.) to learn more about vaccine availability or fill out a form online at jeffcoema.org (click on green "Vaccine Self-Registration Form" button). If you live or work in other areas of the state, please call the state vaccine hotline at 1-855-566-5333 (seven days a week, 8 a.m. until 5 p.m.) for guidance on where vaccinations are available. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine. 

Knowing the difference between seasonal allergies, a cold and something more serious can help you know when and where to seek care. Use this chart to help you compare symptoms. 

At Ascension St. Vincent's, we are committed to keeping you and your family safe while you’re receiving care. We are fully prepared for your safety when you're in our care.

Know your symptoms