Emergencies & After Hours


  • In a life-threatening situation, call 911 or go the nearest emergency department.
  • University Hospital’s Emergency Department’s number is 573-882-8091
  • For mental health crisis support, call the Counseling Center at 573-882-6601.

After Hours

To talk to a registered nurse or leave a message, call 573-882-7481. Messages are received the next business day.

For an urgent, non-life threatening situation check your insurance plan to find out which urgent care or quick care facility will be covered.

  • The Mizzou Urgent Care is located at 3916 S. Providence Road.
  • Mizzou Quick Care Clinics are located in the three Columbia Hy-Vee stores.
  • Other independently operated urgent care facilities are in Columbia.