Urgent Health Concerns & Questions

USE TRIAGE WHEN:
  • You are acutely ill, injured, have severe pain or high fever
  • You have a medical question or concern to discuss with a registered nurse
THE TRIAGE NURSE CAN:
  • Do the initial physical assessment of your problem/concern
  • Test for Strep Throat if indicated by your symptoms
  • Do pregnancy testing
  • Refer you to a medical provider if needed
  • Provide home care advice and recommendations
TRIAGE NURSE CANNOT:
  • Prescribe antibiotics
  • Refill prescriptions
  • Order mono or other laboratory tests
OR TALK TO A UHC NURSE

If you have a medical concern and can't come to the UHC, you can call and talk to a nurse.

Monday-Friday
8:30am-4:45pm

Call:
402-472-5000
Press 6

After Hours Information

NOTE: UHC student fees do not cover after-hours weekend or emergency medical care services.

We recommend you contact your insurance company to verify urgent care network participation, benefits, copays and deductibles specific to your plan before seeking care.

Please take your insurance card with you when you go to an Urgent Care Clinic or Emergency Room.

If you need medical care when the Health Center is closed, contact one of the urgent care clinics below. They provide evening and weekend health care for non life-threatening acute problems.

services

To Talk to a Nurse After Hours
402-219-8050
5PM to 7AM Monday - Friday
24 hours on Weekends & Holidays

appointment

Nearest Emergency Room
Bryan LGH Medical Center-West
2300 South 16th Street
(16th & South Streets)
402-475-1011

urgent

Nearest Urgent Care Center
Linc Care North
5000 North 26th Street
(26th & Superior) Suite 300
402-435-2060

Local Emergency Rooms

urgent
BryanLGH Medical Center
West
402-475-1011
2300 S. 16th Street
Lincoln, NE 68502
urgent
BryanLGH Medical Center
East
402-489-0200
1600 S. 48th Street
Lincoln, NE 68506
urgent
Saint Elizabeth Regional
Medical Center

402-219-8000
555 S. 70th Street
Lincoln, NE 68510