After Hours Care and Emergencies
UHS is closed and I need medical care. What should I do?
For non-urgent problems, please call us during regular hours and we will do our best to accommodate you.
Urgent Primary Care
For urgent care after hours, please call our main clinic number (410) 955-3250 and wait to be connected to our after-hours nurse triage service.
Urgent Mental Health Concerns
For any urgent mental health concerns after hours or on the weekend, please call (410) 955-1892 and follow the instructions to speak with a mental health professional. In case of an emergency, go to the Johns Hopkins Hospital Emergency Department or the closest emergency department immediately.
Locate Urgent Care Clinic or Emergency Room
If you need care when the clinic is closed, you have two main choices, depending on the severity of your concern.
1. Go to an urgent care clinic. See below for several urgent care clinics located close to Johns Hopkins East Baltimore Campus:
- Priority Care Clinic (2.5 miles)
3500 Boston St.
Baltimore, MD 21224
Hours: Monday-Friday 7 am-9 pm, Saturday and Sunday 9 am-5 pm
- Patient First Urgent Care Bayview (3 miles)
5100 Eastern Ave.
Baltimore, MD 21224
Hours: 8 am – 10 pm, 7 days a week.
- Patient First Urgent Care Greenspring (11 miles)
10755 Falls Road
Lutherville, MD 21093
Hours: 8 am- 10 pm, 7 days per week
2. Go to an emergency department of your choice. If you are not sure if you should go to the emergency room, call our main clinic number at (410) 955-3250 and wait to be connected to our after-hours nursing service.
Where is the nearest emergency department if I have a medical emergency?
Below is a list of the nearest hospital emergency departments, and their phone numbers, in the Baltimore area. By law in Maryland, ambulances must transport to the nearest emergency department.
|Johns Hopkins Hospital||(410) 955-2280|
|Mercy Hospital||(410) 332-9477|
|Union Memorial Hospital||(410) 554-2626|
|Good Samaritan Hospital||(410) 532-8000|
|Sinai Hospital||(410) 601-8800|
|Johns Hopkins Bayview||(410) 550-0350|
|University of Maryland Hospital||(410) 328-9400|
|Greater Baltimore Medical Center||(410) 849-2000|
|Franklin Square Hospital||(443) 777-7000|
If you go to an urgent care center or emergency department, please remember to bring your insurance card. Also, make sure that you understand the diagnosis you are given and whether or not you need follow-up care.