What can I expect from CVS MinuteClinic® at 500 South Water Street Kent, OH?
MinuteClinic® is a walk-in and book clinic inside your local Kent CVS/Pharmacy® or HealthHUB® location. At our HealthHUB locations, you can receive most MinuteClinic services as well as shop our health products. Our clinics give you a cheaper and more convenient alternative to emergency rooms and urgent cares, while still offering most of the same services. With the ability to walk in and make an appointment, you can come in at any time – including evenings and weekends. MinuteClinic® provides quality health care for adults and children over 18 months. We treat a wide range of conditions and illnesses to ensure that you and your family get well and stay well. Some of our services include TB testing, flu shots, and sports physicals . Come in for a MinuteClinic visit and receive quality health care on your schedule!
How Much is a MinuteClinic Visit at 500 South Water Street Kent, OH with and without Insurance?
MinuteClinic® prices in Kent range anywhere from $35 to $250 depending on the service, which makes us 40% cheaper than urgent care centers. Please visit our service price list and insurance information page to see detailed pricing and insurance breakdowns. At CVS MinuteClinic®, most insurance plans are accepted. We recommend contacting your insurance company prior to your visit to be sure that the service you are seeking will be covered. How much you will have to pay out of pocket will depend on your insurance coverage. If you do not have insurance or prefer to pay out of pocket, you may pay with cash, card, or check. Prices may vary depending on the complexity of the case. Lab tests and additional services may result in additional charges.
Can’t make it in for a visit? We also have Video Visits, which enable you to see one of our health care professionals from the comfort of your own home as an alternative for just $59 per visit. Currently, a Video Visit is not covered by insurance and is not required to get treatment.
The Kent area offers recreational opportunities via parks, nature preserves, hiking trails, bike trails, rivers, golf courses and much more. It is home to Kent State University, and whether you’ve lived in Kent all of your life or are passing through, you may come down with a nasty cough or get a sprain while challenging yourself in an outdoor adventure.
What then? You could call your regular doctor and take several hours out of your day to get treated, or you could try MinuteClinic® at 500 South Water Street. Find us at the corner of West Summit Street about halfway between Kent State and Fred Fuller Park (we are closer to the latter). Grab your smartphone and type, “walk in clinic near me,” to navigate here.
A great solution for children, students, businesspeople, stay-at-home parents and others
Wherever life has taken you, you probably value a measure of flexibility and convenience. Our clinic provides that in spades. For example, you can:
- Walk in and be seen without an appointment
- Plan your visit according to posted wait times online
- Visit seven days a week
- Perform a preliminary check online to see if we are likely to accept your insurance plan (we accept most!)
- Check out the affordable prices online via the price list
- Get treated for minor injuries, illnesses and skin conditions
- Receive vaccinations, women’s services, physicals and travel health consultations
- Pay via cash, check or credit card
- Use our convenient online pay portal
In addition, you have the option to get more done under one roof because we are inside CVS Pharmacy®. Say that you’re prescribed a medication during your visit or would like to pick up cough drops, vitamins, lotion or even snacks after your visit. You can easily do that, thanks to the proximity of the pharmacy.
Receive treatment and proactive medical care
If you’re dealing with an injury such as a blister, muscle strain or a sprain, we can provide treatment. We can also help with other minor injuries as well as minor illnesses including allergies, cough, bronchitis, heartburn and oral pain. The same is true for skin conditions such as chicken pox and shingles.
However, some of our patients aren’t sick at all when they visit. They may come for reasons such as the following:
- Pregnancy evaluation
- Birth control injection
- Diabetes screening or monitoring
- Pre-travel consultation
- Ear wax removal
- Sports, college, camp or DOT physical
- Weight loss program
- Smoking cessation
- TB testing
- Epinephrine injection pen refill
- Vaccinations to safeguard against flu, pneumonia, meningitis, polio and a host of other illnesses
- Cold sores
- Wart evaluation
- Acne treatment
- Hair loss evaluation and treatment
For example, our women’s services encompass treatment for UTIs and yeast infections as well as birth control shots and pregnancy evaluations.
If you’re taking a major trip to another country, visit four to six weeks before the trip so we can discuss any health issues to watch out for. For example, could the Zika virus, malaria or motion sickness be a concern? Might you need vaccinations? Is the water safe to drink where you’re going?
Coming by the clinic
Remember—no appointment needed! Get top-of-the-line medical care at affordable, transparent prices seven days a week. Call 1-866-389-2727 with any questions.