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Choose Your Care

The Right Care. At the Right Time.  
At the Right Place.

It’s not always easy to decide where to go for your health care needs.

The best place to get care is usually with your primary care provider. They know you and your family, your health history and what’s best for you.

But when an unexpected illness, accident or injury occurs you may need to seek help elsewhere. Knowing how to choose the right place to receive care can save you time, money and stress and help ensure you get the best care possible for your unique health needs.

Where you choose to receive care matters.

Primary Care Provider

Turn to your primary care provider first. This is best place to get care for common illnesses, minor injuries and routine exams. They can also help you best manage chronic conditions. Your insurance co-pay is usually lowest here and you have a set appointment time. 
Find an Aspirus Primary Care Clinic.

Video Visits

Aspirus Video Visits instantly connect you to dedicated providers with no appointment needed. Whether you’re at home, school, work, or traveling, you get expert live recommendation from your smartphone, tablet or computer on minor illnesses and conditions. It’s on-demand, 24/7/365 health care, available exactly when you need it. Video visits are $45 and you never need to leave home.
Get started with a Video Visit.


MyAspirus E-visits provide easy access to Aspirus providers for non-emergency, minor medical concerns without the need to travel for an in-person visit.  Users of E-visits must be an established Aspirus patient 18 years or older with a MyAspirus account and have had an office visit with their Aspirus Primary Care Provider within the last three years. Visits cost $45, must be billed on a credit card and the cost does not apply to your deductible. Not available for Michigan patients.
Learn more about MyAspirus E- Visits.

Walk-In Clinic

When your regular healthcare provider is not available, Walk-In Clinics provide convenient access without an appointment. Here you will receive care for minor illnesses and injuries such as colds, the flu, ear aches, sprains, minor cuts, fever or rashes. Walk-In Clinics often have extended hours in evenings and on weekends. Your co-pay is lower than an Emergency visit with shorter wait times. 
Find an Aspirus Walk-In Clinic.

Emergency Department

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.

Hospital Emergency Departments (ED’s) are for serious acute life-threatening problems and not the best choice for minor illness or injuries. ED’s get patients the immediate care they need, that in some cases may be lifesaving. Receiving care here is usually the most expensive and wait times may be longer, especially if you are there for a less serious condition.
Locate an Aspirus Emergency Department.

Symptoms that should be evaluated in an Emergency room include, but are not limited to: 

  • Persistent chest pain
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Severe pain, particularly in abdomen
  • Sudden clumsiness, loss of balance or fainting
  • Sudden difficulty speaking
  • Altered mental status or confusion
  • Sudden weakness or paralysis
  • Severe heart palpitations
  • Sudden, severe headache
  • Newborn with fever 100.4 degrees or higher
  • Fall that causes injury
  • Sudden vision changes
  • Sudden testicular pain and swelling
  • Broken bones or dislocated joints
  • Deep cuts that require stitches
  • Head or eye injuries
  • Severe flu or cold symptoms
  • High fevers or fevers with rash
  • Vaginal bleeding during pregnancy
  • Severe and persistent vomiting or diarrhea
  • Seizures without diagnosis of epilepsy