Essentia Health Walk-in Care-Park Rapids

705 Pleasant Ave
Park Rapids, MN 56470

General: 218-732-2800

Clinic Hours

Monday - Friday: 8 am - 6:30 pm
Saturday: 8 am - Noon
Sunday: Closed

Call for holiday hours

CTA

No Appointment Needed

Walk in for minor illness and injury care without an appointment.

If you have severe or life-threatening symptoms, call 911 or seek emergency care.

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Facility Overview

Get walk-in care at the Essentia Health-Park Rapids Clinic—no appointment needed. We care for minor illnesses and injuries that are not life-threatening but may need X-rays and/or lab tests that require a blood draw. Care is provided by doctors, nurse practitioners, or physician assistants.

If you have a primary care doctor, call your clinic to see if a same-day appointment is available. If not, visit our Walk-in Care without an appointment.

Walk-in Care Services

Minor Acute (Short-term) Illnesses or Pain

  • Allergies
  • Asthma flare-ups
  • Bacterial vaginitis
  • Bladder infections and urinary tract infections (UTI)
  • Bronchitis
  • Cold, cough, or flu
  • Constipation
  • Ear complaints or infection
  • Fever
  • Gastrointestinal illness (nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, painful gas)
  • Headache or migraine
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Mononucleosis (mono)
  • Pink eye
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Sinus issues
  • Sore or strep throat
  • Tooth pain or infection
  • Wound care
  • Yeast infection

Minor Injuries

  • Cat scratches or bites
  • Dog bites
  • Eye injury
  • Musculoskeletal injuries (sprains, strains, pulled muscles, or suspected broken bones, like in the arm, leg, or hand)

Immunizations (Vaccines)

  • Tetanus vaccine

Minor Tests & Procedures

  • Ear wax removal
  • Foreign object removal
  • Incision and drainage of cysts or abscesses
  • Minor tear or rugged cut in skin needing cleaning and/or stitches
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Stitch or staple removal

Skin Conditions

  • Athlete’s foot
  • Cold sores
  • Fingernail or toenail infection
  • Head lice
  • Impetigo
  • Insect bites
  • Minor burns, including sunburns
  • Poison Ivy rash
  • Scabies
  • Skin infections
  • Swimmer’s itch

Compliments & Complaints

If you’d like to share a compliment, concern, or suggestion, please contact our clinic leader, Kim May. You can also fill out our online compliments and complaints form.

Parking & Entrance

The Park Rapids clinic is in the same building as CHI St. Joseph’s Health. You’ll find free parking, handicapped access, and our main entrance with a drop-off area on the south side of the building, which faces 8th Street West.

Patient Information

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