Urgent care provides treatment for medical problems that should be addressed immediately but are not life threatening.

Examples include:

  • High fever
  • Ear pain
  • Swelling
  • Bleeding and cuts
  • High fever, diarrhea or vomiting
  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Severe sore throat or cough

For urgent matters – call us or walk in!

  • Call 617-373-2772 option #1, for a same day visit, or
  • Walk-in

The medical staff will assess your issue and provide treatment, follow-up and instructions for self care. If more immediate evaluation is required, UHCS will arrange for you to be transported to a local emergency department.



  • Arrive 10 minutes early for any scheduled visit
  • Bring your Husky card and Health Insurance card with you
  • Make sure you have updated your local address and phone number


After Hours Care

When UHCS is closed, please visit a local urgent care or emergency department for immediate concerns. Below is a list of local Urgent Care centers, for more information about emergencies please click here.

Massachusetts General Hospital
Medical Walk-in Unit
Wang Ambulatory Care Center
Suite 108
15 Parkman Street
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-726-2707

To register, contact the Mass General Registration and Referral Center at 866-211-6588.

Partners Urgent Care
1285 Beacon St
Brookline, MA 02446
Phone: 844-377-4199

Monday – Sunday: 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Whittier Street Health Center
1290 Tremont Street
Roxbury, MA 02120
Phone: 617-427-1000

Monday-Friday: 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM Saturday:  8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Beth Israel Deaconess Urgent Care at Chestnut Hill
200 Boylston Street
Newton, MA 02467
Phone: 617-278-8500

Monday-Friday: 10:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 7:00 PM