Manatt Walk-In Care
To reduce community spread of COVID-19, we're asking all patients to please wear a mask or face covering if you have an appointment at a UnityPoint Health location. Please see our COVID-19 information page for more information.
If you are experiencing respiratory symptoms (such as fever, nasal congestion, runny nose, cough or shortness of breath, loss of taste or smell) please call (641) 236-2424 for further care instruction.
At the Manatt Walk-In Clinic, we provide quick, convenient care so you can resolve minor medical issues without going to the emergency department or when your primary care office is closed. Our expert team is here to treat your urgent care needs.
Note: NO narcotics or other controlled substances are prescribed or refilled.
Minor Medical Situations
Minor medical illnesses included in walk-in care are:
Respiratory illnesses - Please call our Respiratory Care Clinic at (641) 236-2424 before leaving your home.
- Chest/nasal congestion
- Seasonal allergies
- Sinus infections
- Sore throat/laryngitis
- Mild fevers
Head, Ear and Eye Conditions
- Pink eye/stye
- Ear ache/infections
- Athlete's foot
- Cold sore
- Bug bites
Stomach and Genital Urinary Conditions
- Burning during urination (yeast or bladder infections)
Minor Injuries and Other Conditions
- Mild asthma
- Simple burns
- Cuts that need stitches
- Minor sprains/strains
Walk-in care does not replace your primary care providers but serves as a bridge for care when you can't see your regular provider.
FAQs about Manatt Walk-In Clinic
Who will treat patients?
Providers are Wendi Beck, PA-C; Rebecca Dillman, PA-C; and Clayton Francis, MD. They may order diagnostic labs, x-rays and other tests from GRMC's departments, located in the adjacent hospital. The medical director is Lauren Graham, MD, MPH.
What can I be treated for in a walk-in care clinic setting?
Our clinic is an option for those who have trouble getting an appointment with their primary provider due to work or other commitments. The walk-in care staff will also see patients who need acute care but may not have a primary care physician or office identified.
What should I expect upon arrival?
Patients wishing to see a walk-in care provider will enter the Ahrens Medical Arts Building, 202 4th Avenue, Grinnell. On the first floor, immediately as you enter the building, you will see a check in window where staff will register you. A waiting area is in the lobby. You will be seen on a first come, first serve basis. Staff will take you to an exam room where the provider will assess you and determine a treatment plan.
What forms of payment are accepted?
The Manatt Walk-In Clinic services are affordable. Payment is due at the time of service. Most insurance plans are accepted. Cash and credit cards are also accepted.
What happens after my visit?
Following a visit with a walk-in care provider, you will be referred back to your primary provider for follow up or additional testing. Your records will be available to your provider by fax. If you already see a provider affiliated with GRMC, your records will be made available to your provider electronically. If you do not have a medical home, the Manatt Walk-In Clinic staff will provide you with names of primary care providers accepting new patients.