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Emergency Care and After Hours Services:

Students needing emergency care may contact the following:

  1. Ambulance - Call 9 (to get an outside line) 911
  2. For a free phone assessment of a medical situation call the Emergency Triage Nurse at either;
    St. Luke's Hospital @ 319-369-7105
    Mercy Medical Center @ 319-398-6041
    Ask-A-Nurse (24 hours/day) @ 1-877-242-8899
  3. Walk-in Medical Clinics (at your own expense)

    Mercy Care North
    5264 Council St NE
    Call for hours
    Mercy Care South
    2815 Edgewood Rd. SW
    Immediate Care Center
    6911 C Ave. NE
    Call for hours
    Westside Urgent Care
    2230 Wiley Blvd. SW
    UI QuickCare
    Three locations in Iowa City and North Liberty
    View website for locations, hours, and contact information.

  4. Emergency Rooms - Open 24 hours/day

    St Luke's Hospital
    1026 A Ave. NE
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
    Mercy Hospital
    701 10th Street SE
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52403

Sexual Assault Resources:

Please know that you can contact Coe Student Health Services regarding any questions or concerns. Lindsay Shedek, ARNP, is a confidential resource.

  • Riverview Center: 319-540-0080
  • Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-888-557-0310
  • Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-815-777-3680
  • St. Lukes Hospital ER and Mercy Hospital

Suicide Hotline:

  • Foundation II Crisis Center:  319-362-2174
  • 24 hours, 7 days/week: 1-800-332-4224
  • National Crisis Hotline: 1-800-273-8255(TALK)

Numerous local resources are available in regards to alcohol and substance abuse treatment, eating disorders, mental health/psychiatry, chiropractors, dermatologists, podiatrists, dental, and ophthalmologists. Referrals and contact information are available through Coe Student Health.