TeleHealth Urgent Care
Urgent Care + TeleHealth Near Pinole
Do you have an urgent need to speak with a doctor in Pinole, CA? Urgent Care + TeleHealth is here to assist you. You can have a video chat with a doctor using your mobile device, desktop computer or tablet and don’t need to download any apps. Our goal is to provide you with a same-day appointment so that we can diagnose your health concerns or help you get the prescriptions you need now from a nearby pharmacy. Additionally, we invite you to visit our conveniently located clinic in Benicia. We accept many types of insurance plans, including Kaiser, and you can see the comprehensive medical insurance list available on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us. Additionally, we offer discounts for individuals with FSA and HSA accounts.
Living in Pinole or Contra Costa County? Quickly get medical guidance through convenient video visits or by visiting our clinic without needing an appointment. We accept most insurance plans, including Kaiser.
Whether you need help with a medical problem, prescription refills, or just want to talk about your health concerns, we’re often able to schedule you on the same day.
For Pinole residents, there’s a new and convenient option: Doctor video visits at Urgent Care + TeleHealth. You can start your healthcare journey with a video consultation, get a prescription if needed, and even follow up with an in-person clinic visit.
Many people find it challenging to schedule doctor appointments during the workweek, and it’s often difficult to get a timely appointment with your regular doctor because they’re typically very busy. However, if you need assistance with a health problem, don’t worry – we’re here to assist.
Video visits are a practical solution, especially if you’re an older person who has difficulty moving around or if you can’t take time off from work. Telehealth is also a convenient choice when your regular doctor isn’t available or if you have health questions on the weekend.
Sore Throat or Respiratory Concerns
Ear Ache or Ear Infection Concerns
Paxlovid Antiviral for Covid
Pinole Pharmacy Guide
If you need to pick up a prescription from a pharmacy in Pinole after your video visit, please let us know and we can call in your prescription for same-day pickup. Here are some pharmacy locations near Pinole. (Please verify their current hours with the pharmacies.)
Here are some common health concerns addressed in Telehealth Consults
- Common Colds and Breathing Issues
- Urinary Tract Infections
- Skin Problems or Rashes
- Stomach Pain
- Ear Pain or Infections
- Eye Issues
- Requests for Prescription Refills
- Headaches or Migraines
- Digestive Problems
- Back, Neck or Hip Pain
- Pain in the Joints and Knees
How a Video Visit Works
2. Appointment Confirmed by Text
You’ll receive a text confirmation which includes a link to start your video visit.
3. Medical Visit
At your appointment time, click on the text link. You can use your phone or a computer/tablet. You don’t have to download any special apps. When the appointment is over, you are always welcome to schedule a follow-up video or in-clinic visit.
4. Prescription Refills
If your provider recommends a prescription, or you need a refill of an existing prescription, we’ll contact a local pharmacy of your choice usually for same day pickup. Please see our Fairfield pharmacy guide below for some suggestions. *Prescriptions provided at doctor’s discretion and do not include controlled substances.
Directions from Pinole to the Benicia Clinic
While many conditions can be diagnosed online, sometimes it makes sense to come on in for an in-person follow-up visit. The Benicia clinic is open 7 days a week and is a short 15 minute drive from Pinole.
- From Pinole Valley Road, take the I-80 E
- Take the exit toward Benicia/Martinez onto I-780 E
- Take exit 5 for E 2nd St toward Central Benicia/E Second St
- Turn left toward E 2nd St.
- Arrive at Urgent Care + TeleHealth
1387 E 2nd St, Benicia, CA 94510
Pinole and Contra Costa County Senior Medical Resources
Looking for senior medical resources in and around Pinole? Here are some options.
- Pinole Senior Center:
The Pinole Senior Center provides social, educational, recreational, health, nutritional, and consumer services and activities to our more than 1000 yearly participants. The Center is a community focal point for West Contra Costa County area seniors, age 50 and over, and has established for itself an outstanding reputation as one of our County’s best Senior Centers. Under the guidance and leadership of our City Staff and the 11 member Board of Directors (elected by the membership), over 12 working committees provide the hands on assistance needed to support Center programs, activities and fundraising. The Center is unique in that it is truly governed by the seniors themselves who work hand in hand with the Center staff in the development, management and evaluation of Center programs and activities.
- In Home Care:
Visiting Angels provides comprehensive home care is customized for seniors based on their individual needs and preferences. Our dedicated and reliable caregivers have helped thousands of older adults live happily and safely in the comforts of home while providing their families with peace of mind. If you have a loved one who needs personalized in-home care, contact them today to schedule a free consultation.
- Health and Social Services:
Contra Costa County is the home for a vibrant and growing population of older Americans. Contra Costa Health Services provides numerous programs to address the needs of our seniors.
Useful Phone Numbers
Contra Costa County Senior Services
– From within Contra Costa:1-800-510-2020
– From all other locations: 925-229-8434
Alzheimer’s Association 24-Hour Help Line: 1-800-272-3900
Hospitals Near Me in Pinole
When to Visit an Emergency Room:Urgent Care is a great option for addressing many health concerns. It is typically 80-90% more affordable than going to an Emergency Room, usually has shorter wait times, and accepts most insurance plans. However, for life-threatening issues, we strongly advise calling 911 or going to an Emergency Room.
Examples of when to visit an emergency room:
- Chest pain or difficulty breathing
- Weakness/numbness in one side
- Slurred speech
What They Say
"Very good experience here. Made an appointment this morning, got in quickly , filled out forms online beforehand. Only waited 5 minutes and was seen by efficient, professional doctor. Front staff were very friendly and professional. I highly recommend this office, especially if you are vacationing in Napa!!! ;)"