Urgent Care

Our DaVita Medical Group Urgent Care Center offers convenient, walk-in medical care to patients of all ages. We welcome out-of-town visitors, new residents who do not yet have a doctor, and patients who simply cannot get immediate access to their primary care provider.

Journal Center Urgent Care - Check In Now

DaVita Medical Group currently operates one Urgent Care facility at our Journal Center location. With advanced services and expanded hours, our goal is to meet the needs of patients to help keep you healthy and out of the hospital.

Visit Our Urgent Care Clinic
DaVita Medical Group - Journal Center - Urgent Care
5150 Journal Center Blvd., NE
Albuquerque, NM 87109
(505) 262-3233
Hours: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

In case of emergency, dial 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency department.

Urgent Care Centers can treat most minor conditions that are non-life-threatening. These conditions include:

Visit an Emergency Dapartment when you have a life-threatening health situation. These situations can include:

  • Animal bites
  • Asthma attack
  • Back pain
  • Broken bones and sprains
  • Burning with urination/UTI
  • Cuts, wounds and burns
  • Earache
  • Eye swelling, irritation or pain
  • Flu and cold symptoms
  • Headache
  • Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  • Rashes and skin irritations
  • Any severe pain
  • Any sudden symptom
  • Chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Fever > 100.4 in infant 0-3 months old
  • Labor and delivery
  • Loss of consciousness/Head injury
  • Seizures
  • Serious burns
  • Severe bleeding/Traumatic injury
  • Stroke

NextCare Urgent Care Information

NextCare

About NextCare: NextCare Holdings, Inc. is one of the nation’s largest providers of urgent care and occupational medical services, with an emphasis on a comprehensive approach called Full Circle Care that ensures patients experience the highest level of care, from reception to recovery. NextCare Holdings operates 112 urgent care facilities in Arizona, Colorado, Kansas, New Mexico, North Carolina, Missouri, Ohio, Oklahoma, Texas, Virginia and Wyoming. For more information, please visit www.NextCare.com or call 888-381-4858. For the latest news, follow NextCare on Twitter (@NextCare) and Facebook.

DaVita Medical Group is proud to announce our partnership agreement with NextCare Urgent Care, allowing our patients access to NextCare’s three Urgent Care clinics in Albuquerque.

Locations:

  • 1721 Rio Rancho Blvd SE Ste. B
    Rio Rancho, NM 87124
    Phone: 505-395-5520
  • 5504 Menaul Blvd NE Ste. F
    Albuquerque, NM 87110
    Phone: 505-348-2868
  • 8201 Golf Course Rd NW Ste. A3
    Albuquerque, NM 87120
    Phone: 505-800-7070
  • 9551 Paseo Del Norte Blvd NE Unit D
    Albuquerque, NM 87122
    Phone: 505-800-7050

NextCare Urgent Care is open from 8am-8pm Monday through Friday and 9am-4pm Saturday and Sunday.


Urgent Care Information

Commonly Treated Conditions: Our Procedures Include:

  • Animal bites
  • Asthma attack
  • Back pain
  • Broken bones and sprains
  • Burning with urination/UTI
  • Cuts, wounds and burns
  • Earache
  • Eye swelling, irritation or pain
  • Flu and cold symptoms
  • Headache
  • Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  • Rashes and skin irritations

  • Anesthesia, local and regional block
  • Ear lavage
  • Incision/Drainage cysts, wounds
  • IV therapy
  • Minor laceration repair
  • Removal of foreign bodies
  • Splinting

Patient Educational Resources

  • The American Academy of Urgent Care Medicine (AAUCM)

    AAUCM is the leading society for physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners practicing Urgent Care Medicine. The organization’s website also provides patient educational materials related to Urgent Care Medicine.

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