Urgent Care

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The Christ Hospital offers multiple ways to access care for all of your urgent medical needs. Our urgent care is located in Cincinnati just off the Red Bank exit of I-71, and we offer virtual appointments through The Christ Hospital ezCare. To learn more about our Urgent Care services and how to determine when it's appropriate to visit an Urgent Care or an Emergency Department, click the links below.

The Christ Hospital Urgent Care

4440 Red Bank Expressway, Suite 110

Cincinnati, OH 45227


Phone: 513-564-1366

Fax: 513-564-1367


Monday - Friday

9 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday

9 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Walk-ins are welcome!

Closed major holidays​

The Christ Hospital Urgent Care provides fast, convenient assessment and access to a regional network of expert physicians and services provided by Cincinnati’s Most Preferred Hospital. Our doctors, nurse practitioners and nurses bring emergency medicine expertise to your urgent medical situations, but with lower cost than an emergency department visit. 

We’re located just off I-71 at the Red Bank exit in Cincinnati and have extended hours during the week and on weekends to allow you the flexibility of finding care when you need it (walk-ins are welcome). Our express check-in, as well as on-site imaging and lab services make the diagnosis and treatment process as convenient as possible.  

Experienced care

Our services bridge the gap between those of your doctor’s office and the full scale services of the emergency department. Our doctors and nurse practitioners are board-certified and have experience in either an emergency department or urgent care setting.

Affordable care

A trip to Urgent Care means lower co-pays, or out- of- pocket expenses, than a visit to the emergency department (ED). The estimated cost of an urgent care visit is one-third to one-half that of an ED visit. We accept a wide range of commercial insurance and offer multiple payment options including cash, credit cards, medical savings plans, debit cards and checks.

On-site imaging 

We offer on-site diagnostic imaging through The Christ Hospital Imaging Center. Our viewing station allows images to be reviewed by urgent care physicians immediately and interpreted by a physician specialized in radiology within 30 minutes. Routine X-rays are available during all business hours. Some imaging may require off-site scheduling. If so, our staff will gladly help secure a time and place that works best for you.

On-site lab services

Lab tests for strep throat, pregnancy, mononucleosis (mono), influenza (flu), urinalysis, and electrolytes are available on-site, and results are often available within 10 minutes. More complex tests are sent to an outside lab and are generally reported to you within 24 to 48 hours.

Services provided

Common illnesses

  • Allergic reactions (not severe)
  • Bronchitis coughs, colds
  • Diarrhea, vomiting
  • Ear infections, swimmer’s ear
  • Fever
  • Flu-like symptoms
  • High blood pressure
  • Indigestion
  • Mild asthma
  • Minor eye problems
  • Corneal abrasions
  • Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
  • Retained contacts
  • Styes
  • Pneumonia
  • Rash  
  • Sinus infections
  • Skin and soft tissue infections
  • Impetigo
  • Poison ivy or oak
  • Ringworm
  • Sore throat
  • Mononucleosis (mono)
  • Strep throat
  • Upper respiratory (ear, nose and throat) infections
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Vertigo

Diagnostic on-site tests

  • Electrolytes
  • Mononucleosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Rapid Influenza (flu)
  • Rapid Strep
  • Urinalysis

Diagnostic send-out tests

  • Complete blood count (CBC)
  • Cultures of the  throat, urine or wound-site
  • Stool analysis
  • Sexually Transmitted infections
  • Strep and throat cultures

Imaging (If technician available, limited hours)

  • X-rays

Minor injuries

  • Animal bites
  • Minor lacerations
  • Insect bites, stings
  • Abrasions
  • Minor burns,
  • Simple bone fractures
  • Minor eye injuries
  • Sprains, strains

Other services 

  • Ear wax removal


  • Pre-employment
  • Camp
  • Pre-operative
  • Professional licensure
  • Sports


  • Acute pain control – No narcotics available 
  • Splinting
  • Breathing treatments
  • Suturing and wound closure, including removal
  • Nausea control
  • Abscess drainage
  • Tdap (Tetanus, Diptheria, Pertussis)
  • Rabies series

Virtual Visits Available With The Christ Hospital ezCare

​​​​The next time you’re too sick to leave the house, let us come to you. With The Christ Hospital ezCare, you can see a nurse practitioner in real time on your mobile device. 

Registering is easy and only takes a minute or two.

  • Download the LiveHealth Online app on your mobile or tablet device.
  • Create a user profile. Be sure to enter "CHRIST" in the Service Key box as you input your personal information. 
  • Make an ezCare virtual visit with one of The Christ Hospital's nurse practitioners.

​The Christ Hospital ezCare is available to current patients in our Ohio primary care offices. Check with your insurance provider for coverage details. The cost is $49 per visit without insurance.​ 

The Christ Hospital ezCare Hours

Monday - Friday

7 - 11 a.m.

Urgent Care or Emergency Department?

Our physicians and staff are available for a variety of medical conditions.  Click here for all of our services​.​​

Dial 9-1-1 if you feel your condition is life-threatening, or go straight to the

emergency department if you have any of the following warning signs:

  • Chest pain or pressure
  • Uncontrolled bleeding 
  • Sudden or severe pain
  • Coughing or vomiting blood
  • Sudden paralysis of leg, arm or face
  • Sudden trouble speaking or understanding speech
  • Sudden loss of coordination or problems with balance
  • Blackouts/loss of consciousness
  • Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath
  • Sudden dizziness, weakness or changes in vision
  • Severe or persistent vomiting or diarrhea
  • ​Changes in mental status, such as confusion​