Urgent & Emergency Care
Urgent Care access: In the Boise area there are approximately 30 locations between St. Luke’s, St Al’s and Primary Health. The majority of locations are closed after 8 p.m. Active Duty service members require a referral for “Urgent Care”. Please contact your primary care manager at 08-828-7900 or the Nurse Advice Line at 1-800-874-2273, option 1, for a referral prior to going or if after hours, contact your PCM the next duty day to request a backdated referral for the visit.
Emergency Care access: No referrals are required for anyone to visit an emergency room.
Medical emergencies are the sudden and unexpected onset of a medical condition that:
- Is threatening to life, limb, or eyesight;
- Requires immediate medical treatment; or
- Manifests painful symptoms that requires immediate response to alleviate suffering.
Hours: 24/7, for staffed ambulance and urgent care center with in-house physician
Telephone: 208-828-7100, DSN 728-7100 or 208-828-0911 (cell phone), for ambulance coverage
Call your primary care manager within 24 hours or the next business day after getting emergency care to get authorization and coordinate ongoing care.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255), option 1
Veterans Crisis Line: 1-866-966-1020
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