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Urgent Care

IU Health Urgent Care - Broad Ripple

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At IU Health Urgent Care - Broad Ripple, we’re caring for you with our limited-contact, socially-distanced waiting and safety procedures to meet your urgent care needs.

Save a Spot patients: You’ll receive a link to our online registration to complete before your visit. For respiratory patients, we will call you ahead of time to do a pre-visit screening. Send us a text when you arrive, wait in your car, and we’ll text you when it’s time to come inside to your exam room.

Walk-in patients: Once you are checked in, you’ll be provided a link for online registration, so you can wait in the privacy of your vehicle. (If you need registration assistance, we can assist you inside or at your car.)

Waiting room: If you would prefer to wait inside, our waiting rooms have been set up for social distancing.

Masks: All patients and visitors are required to wear masks. If you do not have a mask, we will provide one to you.

Visitors: To help ensure the safety of patients and staff, visitors restrictions are in place. View the latest visitor guidelines.

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccines are available at this IU Health Urgent Care location. Patients 12 and older are eligible. Please save a spot to schedule your vaccine.

COVID-19 Vaccines

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccines are available at this IU Health Urgent Care location. Patients 12 and older are eligible. Please save a spot to schedule your vaccine.

Watch: COVID-19 Safety Precautions & What to Expect During Visit at IU Health Urgent Care

Learn how we're taking thoughtful steps at our IU Health Urgent Care locations to keep you safe, healthy and cared for when you visit.

Whether it’s a sore throat, sprained ankle or stitches needed, sudden illnesses and accidents happen. When you need immediate care for a non-life-threatening illness or injury, IU Health Urgent Care is the fast and convenient choice.

IU Health Urgent Care locations are open days, nights, weekends and holidays when your doctor’s office may be closed. When you choose IU Health Urgent Care, we will get you in and out as quickly as possible.

Get the care you need right away from the Urgent Care team of physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Broad Ripple Urgent Care has on-site lab and X-ray services to help diagnose your condition quickly and accurately. Our team of physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners are here to provide you with the following services.

Minor Illnesses

  • Abdominal pain or stomach aches
  • Allergic reactions
  • Common cold
  • Earache
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Headaches
  • Sinus Infections
  • Strep and sore throat
  • Tonsillitis
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections

Minor Injuries

  • Cuts, scrapes, bites
  • Fractures with x-ray evaluation (availability may vary)
  • Minor burns
  • Minor joint pain
  • Sprains or strains
  • Stitches
  • Work related injuries

Wellness, Preventions, & Screenings

If your medical condition is life-threatening, go to a nearby emergency room or call 911.

Get directions to Broad Ripple Urgent Care, or find additional nearby urgent care locations.

Occupational Health

Our team of certified medical professionals are dedicated to getting your employees back to work without the overutilization of medical services. We help minimize OSHA recordables, reduce average cost per case, and reduce lost time, which in turn helps your bottom line without compromising quality patient care.

Available clinical services:

  • Injury Treatment
  • Fit for Duty Exam
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Return-to-work exam
  • DOT and Non-DOT Physical Exams
  • Cardiac Treadmill Test
  • eScreen (Preferred in-network provider)
  • TB Screen
  • Vaccination Program
  • Immunizations
  • EKG
  • Digital X-Ray (availability may vary)
  • Routine Blood Analysis
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Urinalysis

Veteran Services

IU Health Urgent Care is proud to offer convenient access to care to all of Indiana's veterans. As one of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' contracted network of community providers, five IU Health urgent care centers in central Indiana and one location in Bloomington now offer care to veterans without prior authorization.

The expanded coverage for veterans is allowed under the congressionally approved Mission Act, which allows eligible veterans to receive care from community providers outside of the VA and is aimed at making it easier for veterans who have experienced issues with scheduling appointments and receiving care in the past.

Urgent Care Services in Broad Ripple

Get the care you need right away from the Urgent Care team of physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. Broad Ripple Urgent Care has on-site lab and X-ray services to help diagnose your condition quickly and accurately. Our team of physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners are here to provide you with the following services.

Minor Illnesses

  • Abdominal pain or stomach aches
  • Allergic reactions
  • Common cold
  • Earache
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • Headaches
  • Sinus Infections
  • Strep and sore throat
  • Tonsillitis
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections

Minor Injuries

  • Cuts, scrapes, bites
  • Fractures with x-ray evaluation (availability may vary)
  • Minor burns
  • Minor joint pain
  • Sprains or strains
  • Stitches
  • Work related injuries

Wellness, Preventions, & Screenings

If your medical condition is life-threatening, go to a nearby emergency room or call 911.

Get directions to Broad Ripple Urgent Care, or find additional nearby urgent care locations.

Occupational Health

Our team of certified medical professionals are dedicated to getting your employees back to work without the overutilization of medical services. We help minimize OSHA recordables, reduce average cost per case, and reduce lost time, which in turn helps your bottom line without compromising quality patient care.

Available clinical services:

  • Injury Treatment
  • Fit for Duty Exam
  • Drug & Alcohol Testing
  • Return-to-work exam
  • DOT and Non-DOT Physical Exams
  • Cardiac Treadmill Test
  • eScreen (Preferred in-network provider)
  • TB Screen
  • Vaccination Program
  • Immunizations
  • EKG
  • Digital X-Ray (availability may vary)
  • Routine Blood Analysis
  • Laboratory Tests
  • Urinalysis

Veteran Services

IU Health Urgent Care is proud to offer convenient access to care to all of Indiana's veterans. As one of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs' contracted network of community providers, five IU Health urgent care centers in central Indiana and one location in Bloomington now offer care to veterans without prior authorization.

The expanded coverage for veterans is allowed under the congressionally approved Mission Act, which allows eligible veterans to receive care from community providers outside of the VA and is aimed at making it easier for veterans who have experienced issues with scheduling appointments and receiving care in the past.

FAQs

Urgent Care is an excellent option if you are experiencing a medical condition that is not life-threatening. Examples that are not life-threatening include:

  • Abdominal pain or stomachaches
  • Allergic reactions
  • Common cold
  • Cuts, scrapes, or bites
  • Earaches
  • Headaches
  • Fractures; sprains or strains
  • Strep and sore throat
  • Sexually transmitted disease testing
  • Sports physicals
  • Upper respiratory infections
  • Urinary tract infections

Urgent Care facilities are designed to treat medical conditions that are not life-threatening. Emergency Rooms are designed to treat medical conditions that are life-threatening or could result in permanent disability.

Our Urgent Care facilities do offer sports and camp physicals. If your school or camp requires a signature from an MD, please contact the Urgent Care to ensure an MD is available. (NOT required for IHSAA physical forms.)

In addition to simply walking in, we do offer a “Save a Spot” option that allows you to save your spot in line and decrease your wait time at the Urgent Care facility rather than making an appointment.

Urgent care is designed to supplement your primary care. Your Primary Care Physician plays a valuable role in managing your long-term health care, while Urgent Care is designed to take care of your immediate and urgent medical needs.

For insured patients, we collect your deductible and/or your co-pay at the time of service, and then bill your insurer for you. After your insurer sends an Explanation of Benefits (EOB) to us, IU Health Urgent Care will bill you for any balance still due. If you don’t have insurance coverage, our rates are very affordable for self-pay patients.

We accept the following insurances:

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Medicare Advantage HMO/POS/PPO
  • Anthem Managed Medicaid - Hoosier Care Connect (HCC), Hoosier Healthwise (HHW) & Healthy Indiana Plan
  • Anthem PPO/HMO
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield
  • CareSource Managed Medicaid - HHW & HIP
  • CareSource Marketplace
  • CIGNA HealthCare PPO/HMO
  • Cofinity (Aetna) PPOM/PPO
  • Community Health Alliance
  • Community Health Direct Gold/Sliver
  • Deaconess OneCare
  • Encore Health Network PPO
  • EncoreCombined
  • First Health Network
  • Humana ChoiceCare
  • Humana Medicare Advantage HMO/PPO
  • IU Health Plans
  • IU Health Plans - IU Health Employee Plan
  • IU Health Plans Medicare Advantage HMO
  • Lutheran Preferred
  • Managed Health Services (MHS) Hoosier Healthwise & HIP
  • MDwise - IU Health Hoosier Healthwise
  • MDwise Excel Network Hoosier Healthwise & HIP
  • MDwise Hoosier Care Connect
  • Medicaid - Any out of state regardless of Managed Care Plan
  • Medicaid (Traditional)
  • Medicare (Traditional)
  • MultiPlan/PHCS
  • Pakota Valley
  • Parkview Signature Care PPO/EPO
  • Physicians Health Plan of Northern Indiana (PHP)
  • Sagamore Health Network
  • SHO Direct
  • Southern Indiana Health Organization (SIHO) Inspire/PPO
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • UnitedHealthcare Medicare Advantage HMO/POS/PPO

Our rates are very affordable for self-pay patients. For insured patients, coverage depends on your plan and deductible.

We accept most insurance plans, cash, checks and credit cards at our urgent cares.

If you received care at one of the Indianapolis, Bloomington or Fort Wayne area Urgent Care locations prior to Aug. 1, 2021 and have questions on your bill, call us at 317.554.8767 Monday - Friday, 9 am - 5 pm. You can also mail your payment to the following:

IU Health Urgent Care LLC
PO Box 776399
Chicago, IL 60677-6399

For services Aug. 1, 2021 or after or at Lafayette area urgent cares visit our Pay a Bill page. If you have any questions about your bill, call us at 1.888.IUHEALTH (1.888.484.3258) Monday through Friday from 8 am – 4 pm.

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