Published on December 22, 2021

Urgent, virtual care available during holidays at Essentia Health

Acknowledging that injury and illness never take time off, Essentia Health will have several options available to care for our patients during the upcoming holidays.

While our clinics and general offices will be closed on Christmas Eve and Christmas Day, as well as New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day, Essentia staff is here for you via walk-in care and virtual-visit options.

Please note that our hospitals and emergency departments do not close.

Here are the holiday hours for Essentia Health’s urgent care clinics:

  • Essentia health Urgent Care-Duluth, 400 E 3rd St: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Christmas Day; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Urgent Care-Superior, 3500 Tower Ave: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Christmas Day; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Urgent Care-Virginia, 901 9th St N: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Christmas Day; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Urgent Care-Moose Lake, 4572 County Rd 61: 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Day; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Urgent Care-Baxter, 13060 Isle Dr: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Christmas Day; 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Urgent Care-Detroit Lakes, 1027 Washington Ave: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Walk-in Care-52nd Avenue (Fargo), 4110 51st Ave S: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; noon to 5 p.m. Christmas Day; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. New Year’s Eve; noon to 5 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Walk-in Care-West Acres (Fargo), 3902 13th Ave S: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Christmas Eve; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. New Year’s Eve; noon to 5 p.m. New Year’s Day
  • Essentia Health Walk-in Care-Park Rapids Hwy 34, 1103 1st St E: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Christmas Eve; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. New Year’s Eve; 8 a.m. to noon New Year’s Day

Current wait times for walk-in care can be found by visiting our wait-times map.

Another care option for patients are virtual visits.

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