Obtain Medical Care

Medical Treatment Authorization and Facilities

Supervisors

During normal work hours (M-F, 8-5) call the Workers' Compensation office to obtain authorization for initial medical treatment for non-emergency injury or illness at 209-228-4705. If an injury/illness occurs outside of normal work hours, contact the Workers' Compensation office within one working day. See Reporting Work-Related Injury or Illness for Supervisors.

Employees

If you have a work-related injury or illness and need medical treatment, contact your supervisor (or the Workers' Compensation office at 209-228-4705) for treatment authorization. If you wish to see your personal physician, you must have previously submitted the Pre-Designation of Personal Physician form. Inform the medical provider that the injury/illness occurred while working. For complete instructions, see Reporting Work-Related Injury or Illness for Employees, or the UC Employee's Guide to Workers' Compensation, or call the Workers' Compensation office at 209-228-4705.

Non-Emergency

For serious injuries not threatening to life for limb, Urgent Care is available on a walk-in basis at the following facilities:

Non-Emergency Medical Facility Days Hours

Patients First Medical Center-Merced
394E Yosemite Ave, Merced , CA
209-383-3990

Monday - Friday

Saturday - Sunday

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Olivewood Meadows Occupational Health Center - Merced Monday - Friday 8:00 am. - 5:00 pm
Fountain View Urgent Care - Merced (USE WHEN OLIVEWOOD IS CLOSED)

Monday - Friday

Saturday

Sunday

8:00 am - 8:30 pm

9:00 am  - 5:30 pm

9:00 am - 2:30 pm

Castle Urgent Care - Atwater

Monday & Thursday

Saturday

Sunday

8:00 am - 11:00 am

12:00 pm - 5 pm

10:00 am - 6 pm

Palm Medical Group - Fresno

Monday - Thursday

Friday

7:00 am - 6:00 pm

7:00 am - 5:00 pm

California Occupational Physician - Modesto

2112 McHenry Ave, Suite B

209-572-2114

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Sutter Gould - Modesto

600 Coffee Road

209-572-2114

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

Emergency

If the situation is immediately threatening to life or limb, get emergency care. Call 9-1-1 for emergency paramedic assistance or go to the nearest emergency medical facility.

Emergency Medical Facility Days Hours
Mercy Medical Center - Dignity Health - Merced All 24 Hours