Convenience Care/Walk-in Clinics
When you want fast and affordable medical care for certain common ailments that have specific treatments, you can access convenience care clinics that are in-network providers for Medica Elect/Essential, Medica Choice Regional, Medica HSA, and Medica Choice National. The clinics are not in-network providers for Medica ACO Plan with the exception that members of Fairview & North Memorial Vantage Plan with Medica can use Gopher Quick Clinic.
- Gopher Quick Clinic - Twin Cities campus
- QuickCare - Duluth campus
- MinuteClinic locations in the Twin Cities and other convenience care clinics
No Appointment or Referral Required
The walk-in clinics do not require appointments or referrals, and the visits generally take about 15 minutes. Show the clinician your UPlan card to verify that you are an active participant in one of the UPlan medical options.
Copayment for Treatments and Screenings
You will have a $15 to $20 copayment per visit for treatments and screenings. There is no copayment for immunizations. In Medica HSA, the cost of the visit is applied to the deductible.
The clinics are staffed by board-certified physician assistants or nurse practitioners who are trained to diagnose, treat, and provide prescriptions when needed. If necessary, they will refer you to your regular health care provider.
The Gopher Quick Clinic offers health care services to faculty, staff, and their dependents who are enrolled in a UPlan medical plan with the exception of the Medica ACO Plan, unless you are a member of the Fairview & North Memorial Vantage with Medica ACO.
Gopher Quick Clinic is located in Boynton Health on the East Bank and in 109 Coffey Hall on the St. Paul campus.
QuickCare offers health care services for UMD faculty, staff, and their dependents who are enrolled in a UPlan medical plan.
QuickCare is located in Room 247C Kirby Plaza on the Duluth campus.