Emergency care closer to home is now available to the Vail, Rita Ranch and Corona de Tucson areas!
Northwest Medical Center (NMC) has opened the city’s first freestanding Emergency Center at Houghton and Old Vail Roads (near the WalMart).
Online check-in should not be used for emergencies.
Because our ER and Urgent Care staffs must treat patients based on the severity of illness or injury, your time is not guaranteed. We will see you as close to your designated time as possible. If your symptoms worsen or you believe you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please call 911 or go to the nearest Emergency Department as soon as possible.
At Northwest Emergency Center, you can expect:
For a list of frequently asked questions about freestanding Emergency Centers, click below.
6200 North LaCholla Blvd.
Tucson, AZ 85741