Emergencies


UHS has a nurse practitioner/physician on call during the hours the clinic is closed. Call 901-541-5654 for the health care provider on call and leave a message with the answering service. If you have an emergency, go to a hospital emergency room. Methodist University Healthcare Hospital at 1265 Union Ave, (901-516-8197) is available for general emergency care. For traumas, burns as well as other emergencies, care is available at the Med, the Regional Medical Center at Memphis. The Trauma entrance is at 877 Jefferson Ave (see map)

For Students:
Have the staff notify University Health Services of your visit. Show your insurance card to the nurse in the emergency room. You will be responsible for the cost of health care during the closing times of University Health.


If you are on campus, Campus Police will provide emergency transportation for students on campus when it is needed. CALL 901-448-4444. Tell them you need to go to the emergency room. Give your name, your telephone number, and your location. Campus Police will come as soon as possible.

If you are off campus, dial 911.

Several ambulance services are available in the city. Call 901-458-3311 for City Ambulance Service. Persons are responsible for the cost of ambulance service for an illness; however, ambulance service for students enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Program can have ambulance service for accidents at NO CHARGE.

Emergency Phone Numbers

Medical Emergencies (UHS after hours/weekends)

901-541-5654

  • Dental Emergencies 901-448-6241
  • Security (emergency transportation) 901-448-4444
  • Ambulance (City ambulance service) 911
  • Regional One Health (E.R.) 901-545-7826
  • Methodist (E.R.) 901-516-7600
  • Le Bonheur Children's Hospital (E.R.) 901-572-3112
  • Student Mental Health issues M-F 8-5 call 901-448-5064 after hours and weekends and 24-7 call the student assistance program (SAP) hot line @ 1-800-327-2255

Hospitalization

The Health Service is an outpatient facility. Arrangements can be made by UHS staff (if you need to be hospitalized for non-emergencies). If you need to be hospitalized, UHS staff will make arrangements for appropriate physician services and hospitalization.

Emergency After Hours Care

Memphis Area Minor Medical Clinics

Baptist Minor Medical Centers

No Appointment is necessary and most insurance plans are accepted. Immunizations, urgent care, preventative services, injuries, etc.

METHODIST MINOR MEDICAL CENTERS

http://www.methodisthealth.org/

CORDOVA Minor Medical Centers

Address:    8095 Club Parkway
Cordova, TN 38016
Phone:    901.758.6035

Hours:    Monday-Sunday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

HACKS CROSS Minor Medical Center

Address:    8071 Winchester Road
(Winchester and Hacks Cross Road)
Memphis, TN 38125
Phone:    901.756.6056

Hours:    Regular Hours: Monday-Sunday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

MIDTOWN Minor Medical Center

Address:    1803 Union Avenue, Suite 2
Memphis, TN 38104
Phone:    901.722.3152

Hours:    Monday - Friday: 5 - 11 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday: Noon - 9 p.m.

OLIVE BRANCH Minor Medical Center

Address:    5480 Goodman Road
Olive Branch, MS 38654
Phone:    662.893.9800

Hours:    Monday - Sunday from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

BAPTIST MINOR MEDICAL CENTERS

baptistonline.org

MEMPHIS

3295 Poplar Ave. #105
Memphis, TN 38111
901-327-8188

Open 7 days a week. 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Holiday hours may vary. Please call for holiday schedule.

BARTLETT

7424 U.S. Hwy. 64, Ste. 111
Bartlett, TN 38133
901-385-7817

Open 7 days a week. 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Open holidays except Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

CORDOVA

584 N. G'town Pkwy. #110
Cordova, TN 38018
901-753-7686

Open 7 days a week. 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Holiday hours may vary. Please call for holiday schedule.

OLIVE BRANCH

8990 Germantown Road
Olive Branch, MS 38654
901-525-1160 Memphis
662-893-1160 Mississippi

Open 7 days a week. 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. Open holidays except Easter, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.

BEHAVIORAL HEALTH EMERGENCIES

For students on the United student insurance plan, you can go to Lakeside Behavioral Health Hospital or St. Francis.

If after hours:

Students can call the UHS provider on-call after hours and on weekends at 901-541-5654. A mental health provider will be immediately contacted.

Students may also call the Student Assistance Program at 800-327-2255 for 24/7 care.

Suicide and Crisis Intervention: 901-274-7477

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK

Memphis Crisis Center: 901-274-7477

Memphis Sexual Assault Resource Center: 901-272-2020

Shelby County Crime Victims Center: 901-545-4357

Memphis Area Legal Services: 901-523-8822

Exchange Club Family Center: 901-276-2200

Domestic Violence:

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Dating Violence:

National Center for Victims of Crime, Dating Violence Center

Sexual Assault:

Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN)

Stalking:

National Center for Victims of Crime, Stalking Resource Center


Appointments

If you are a UTHSC student or employee (coming soon for BCHS students), you may now schedule appointments, exchange messages with UHS staff, complete forms or surveys, check your financial account summary, or review/print immunizations through a secure online web-based portal using your NetID and password!

Hours and Location

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University Health Services
910 Madison Ave. Suite 922
Memphis, Tennessee 38163
Phone: 901-448-5630
Fax: 901-448-7255

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