2741 W. Thomas St. Suite A
Hammond, LA 70401
Walk-In Urgent Care
Maxem Health Urgent Care Hammond is here to meet your immediate healthcare needs with no appointment necessary.
Hours of Operation
Monday 8 am - 8 pm
Tuesday 8 am - 8 pm
Wednesday 8 am - 8 pm
Thurday 8 am - 8 pm
Friday 8 am - 8 pm
Saturday 8 am - 8 pm
Sunday 8 am - 8 pm
IMMEDIATE CARE, NO APPOINTMENT REQUIRED.
Our Maxem Health Urgent Care centers of Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, and Oregon provide personalized service, using the latest techniques and equipment. Our Providers are first-class and the best medical school graduates whose goal is to make you healthier and happier. With great care and devotion we aim to help get you back to your life quicker!
Due to the increased number of COVID testing we have been performing lately, we may have a cutoff time for the rapid COVID testing procedure. Please call the clinic to verify.
MAXEM HEALTH URGENT CARE
Our team of providers is experienced and able to offer a variety of services including treatment for lacerations, labs, sore throats, urinary tract infections, fevers and more. They’re also able to take X-rays to check for fractures and administer flu shots.
We welcome patients of all ages and our team of experts is standing by to give you the care you need, when you need it.
Should I Go To the Emergency Room or Urgent Care?
While many illnesses and injuries may seem like an emergency when the happen, not all of them warrant a trip to the emergency room. Save time and money by visiting one of our Urgent Care clinics instead.
In Mississippi, the average cost of an Emergency Room visit is often in excess of $1,500.00 without insurance.
Long Wait Times
Busy emergency rooms can often see wait times of up to several hours.
When Should I Go to the ER?
Emergency Rooms are for life-threatening illnesses and injuries that are beyond the capabilities of an Urgent Care Clinic. Seek care in an Emergency Room if you are experiencing any of the following:
- Severe chest pain
- Severe shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
- Suspected poisoning
- Severe abdominal pain
- Uncontrolled bleeding
- Confusion or change in mental status
- Sudden fainting, dizziness, numbness or weakness
- Coughing or vomiting up blood
- Broken bone, puncturing skin
- Injury to head or neck
- Extreme high fever (> 101 degrees)
Maxem Health Clinics offers convenient and affordable services to address mosts healthcare needs.
Our easily accessible clinics can have you in and out in typically less than 30 minutes.
When Should I Go to Urgent Care?
Urgent Care clinics are for non life threatening illness or injuries and are a much better option for minor sickness and wounds. Seek care in an Urgent Care if you are experiencing any of the following:
- Blood tests
- Cold & flu
- Ear ache
- Lab tests
- Minor burns
- Minor injuries
- Persistent cough
- Scrapes and bruises
- Sore throat