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Emergency & urgent care

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NEW: Stockdale Medical Offices Urgent Care hours will be 9:00am to 9:00pm, beginning November 1, 2018

  • Emergency care

    Life- or limb-threatening condition, chest pain, severe shortness of breath, sudden slurred speech or inability to move, active labor, complicated medical history.

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    Adventist Health Bakersfield**

    2615 Chester Avenue
    Bakersfield, CA 93301
    24 hours, 7 days a week

    No appointment needed

  • Urgent care

    Sore throat and upper respiratory symptoms, earaches, coughs, backaches, headaches/migraines, bladder infections/urinary tract infections.

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    Stockdale Medical Offices

    3501 Stockdale Highway
    Bakersfield, CA 93309

    Urgent Care:
    Monday – Friday, 8am to 10pm
    Weekends, 8:30am to 10pm
    Holidays, 8:30am to 10pm
    NOTE: Urgent Care hours will be changing to 9:00am to 9:00pm daily beginning November 1

    No appointment needed

  • Advice Nurse


    7am to 7pm, every day

    No appointment needed

  • KPOnCall

    Advice after hours

    7pm to 7am, every day

    No appointment needed

** This is a contracted plan facility. The Emergency Department at this facility is not appropriate for urgent care. Use of the Emergency Department for urgent care may not be paid by Kaiser Permanente.