Primary Care Visits During COVID-19
New Virtual Waiting Room
For primary care appointments requiring a clinic visit, we've launched a new text messaging platform to create a virtual waiting room. This platform allows you to easily communicate directly with your clinic without stepping foot in the door.
How it Works:
- You'll receive an automated appointment reminder via text message
- When you arrive, you'll reply to that message to notify the office you're there
- You'll receive a text message or phone call with instructions for registration and when to enter the building
For your child's pediatric appointments, we encourage you to continue well-child visits that include vaccinations – these are important for newborns and young children to help keep them and others safe. Contact your pediatric clinic before arriving to ensure you are set up with the texting platform and to ensure you're aware of any additional processes put in place for your visit.
Also, many of our pediatric clinics are now scheduling virtual visits with our patients. Some examples of conditions or questions that are a good fit for Scheduled Virtual Visits are listed above.
Chronic Health Issues
If you or a loved one have chronic health issues such as diabetes, heart disease or a suppressed immune system, we want to stress the importance of handwashing, staying at home, taking advantage of grocery delivery and limiting contact with others. Please call your clinic to discuss options for any upcoming visits.
Primary Care Clinics & Doctors
People are amazing. We're here to help keep them that way. Here at UnityPoint Clinic, your health is our highest priority. Our team of primary care doctors offer specialties in pediatrics, family medicine and internal medicine in more than 20 clinic locations throughout Cedar Rapids, Hiawatha, Marion and beyond!
Primary Care Providers Accepting New Patients
Make An Appointment
For new patients, establishing care with a doctor at UnityPoint Clinic has never been easier! To schedule the next available appointment at a clinic near you, simply give us a call at (319) 558-4858 or request an appointment online.
Request An Appointment Online
*If you are a current patient, please call your clinic directly or schedule via MyUnityPoint.