Mary Bridge Children's Urgent Care - Gig Harbor
4700 Point Fosdick Dr, Suite 111, Gig Harbor, WA 98335
Sat & Sun: 9am-6pm
Our holiday hours are 10am-4pm for the following holidays:
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Open 7 days a week. Appointment required. Use our online appointment scheduler to reserve your check-in.
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Pediatric Urgent Care, Just for Kids – Appointments Required
As part of our COVID-19 response, we now require patients to reserve a time in advance - just click the button above for your preferred check-in and you're on your way.
Mary Bridge Children's Urgent Care in Gig Harbor provides prompt, convenient, exceptional care exclusively for your child when your regular pediatrician or provider is unavailable. Reserve an check-in time online using our online scheduling.
Our urgent care offers convenient evening, weekend, and holiday hours, with on-site imaging services. Should your child ever require more specialized care, our providers work closely with the pediatric specialists at Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital and Outpatient Centers. Whether your child needs urgent care or more extensive emergency care, we are here when you need us. Our urgent cares are staffed with pediatric experts conveniently located on both sides of the Narrows Bridge.
- What We Treat
Our experienced pediatric urgent care providers treat a variety of non-life-threatening illnesses and injuries including:
- Cold or flu symptoms
- Minor burns and bruises
- Skin complaints and allergies
- Simple lacerations, abrasions, or wounds
- Sore throats
- Minor head injuries and concussions
- Sprains and strains
- Sports injuries
- Sports Physicals when you cannot get into to see your regular provider
- What to Expect at Your Appointment
We offer same day and next day appointments that are convenient and safe for you and your child. Mary Bridge Children's has two pediatric locations – Gig Harbor and Olympia – available for same day and next day appointments. To keep your child safe and still provide timely care to your family, we ask that you reserve a time in advance - just select the Mary Bridge Children’s Urgent Care closest to you and you are on your way! We are open 7 days a week. We accept most major insurance plans. Reserve your check-in online or call 253-530-8620 for more information.
When you arrive for your appointment
To provide optimal social distancing, we ask families to wait in their vehicles upon arrival. All communications are handled via secure messaging – you will receive a link via text as you book your appointment online with options to text or call when you arrive. We will respond promptly when we are ready to check you in. Cannot text or wait in your vehicle? Please call 253-530-8620 for assistance.
Is it safe to visit urgent cares during the COVID-19 crisis?
We know you still need care for your child’s minor illnesses and injuries, and we understand it may feel unsettling to come into a medical facility during a pandemic. Mary Bridge Children’s Urgent Cares have strict and current up-to-date guidelines in place for your safety and well-being.
- Appointments required
We are asking patients to book a same day or next day appointment online. Enjoy the virtual waiting room from the comfort of your home and then in your vehicle when you arrive. We can only offer limited walk-in availability with unpredictable wait times; scheduling an appointment allows for optimal social distancing within our sites.
- Masks required
For your safety, everyone visiting the clinic will be required to wear a mask throughout the duration of their visit (exceptions for infants and very young children who may have difficulty wearing one). If you do not have your own mask, we will provide one for you.
What can I expect when I arrive?
- When you arrive for your appointment, please remain in your vehicle. Text or call using the link or phone number you were provided when you scheduled your appointment.
- When you have been notified that it is your turn to enter the building, a member of our care team will greet you at the door. We will provide you with a mask if you do not have one and allow you to sanitize your hands.
- You will then be escorted to a private, sanitized exam room. If you are unable to wait in a vehicle, please message or call immediately after reserving your appointment. Providing safe, efficient, and excellent care to your child is always our priority.
To promote optimal social distancing means reducing the number of persons in our clinic. We are asking that patients 17 years and under to be accompanied by no more than two parents or guardians. We ask that siblings NOT accompany your child unless they are being seen.
All of our employees are screened for symptoms whenever they enter the building. They wear masks at all times and follow strict hand washing and current up-to-date protective equipment guidelines. You are in great hands. We adhere to the most current World Health Organization guidelines, and we quickly identify and safely isolate any patients who may have COVID-19.
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
COVID-19 has similar symptoms to the flu, which include coughing, fever, sore throat, and difficulty breathing.
How does COVID-19 spread?
COVID-19 appears to transmit like the common cold and influenza, spread primarily by droplets, (coughing, sneezing, etc.).
What can I do to prevent COVID-19?
- Follow the governor's order to stay home and to stay healthy when possible.
- Stay at least 6 feet away from others.
- Wash hands frequently, for at least 30 seconds using soap and water.
- Wear your mask, Washington secretary of health requires Washingtonians to wear face coverings in public spaces (indoors in most situations, and outdoors when proper physical distancing
- cannot be maintained).
- Disinfect "touch points" such as doorknobs, phones, and keyboards -- to reduce transmission of any respiratory virus, including COVID-19.
- Appointments required
- COVID-19 Testing
Can I be tested for COVID-19?
The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) currently recommends testing anyone with symptoms consistent with COVID-19. In addition, DOH recommends the testing of individuals with a likely exposure, such as close contact with a suspected case or when exposed in an outbreak situation.
You should be tested if you have any symptoms for COVID-19. Possible symptoms include, cough, shortness of breath, fever, chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell, nausea or vomiting and diarrhea. Please schedule an appointment for evaluation with a provider and this testing. Your insurance will be billed for the visit and laboratory tests. If you do not have insurance, the cost will be $175 for the provider visit plus you will be billed separately for the lab test.
If you were exposed to someone in the last 2-14 days who has been diagnosed with COVID-19 or if you were exposed in an outbreak situation and you are asymptomatic you should schedule an appointment with a provider to discuss possible testing.
In Case of Emergency
If your child’s medical condition is serious or life-threatening, you should call 911, go to Mary Bridge Children’s Emergency Department in Tacoma or the nearest Emergency Department immediately. Learn more about whether urgent care or an emergency department is your best option.
- Accepted Insurance
Mary Bridge Children's participates in a wide variety of health insurance plans. Since plan coverage is frequently updated and coverage for specific services varies within insurance plans, it is always best to check with your insurance company for current information about your plan and coverage before seeking any kind of medical care. View the full list of insurance plans we accept.
Need a convenient way to get urgent care for your child? Try our pediatric Virtual Urgent Care.
Getting your child to the doctor is not always easy. Mary Bridge Children’s Virtual Urgent Care offers trusted pediatric health care convenience 7 days a week. You can get a diagnosis and treatment plan without ever having to enter a doctor’s office. All you need is a computer, tablet or mobile device with a video camera and internet connection. Mary Bridge Children’s provides video visits for children ages 0-18.
Mary Bridge virtual urgent care visits are billed to your insurance company in the same way that visits in our clinics are billed: the fee is based on the level of care and difficulty in treating the illness or injury.