Virtual Clinic

Online doctor visits — 24/7, 365 days a year. Get virtual care now.

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Healthcare for the whole family

Urgent care from home

The UW Medicine Virtual Clinic is easily accessed by phone, computer or app. We are experiencing higher volumes than usual and thank you for your patience. 

Virtual doctor visit fee waived

UW Medicine is temporarily waiving the $35 fee for a virtual doctor visit. You can receive an evaluation by a board-certified physician for minor illnesses and injuries from home.

Safe, secure visit

The UW Medicine Virtual Clinic collects only the patient information absolutely required in order to deliver our service effectively. 

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Virtual Clinic wait times

Due to an increase in COVID-19 evaluations nationally, wait times are significantly longer than usual. We appreciate your patience. You might also consider scheduling a video-based appointment with a UW Medicine primary care provider. Appointments are available during regular clinic hours. Call 206.520.5000 to schedule or schedule online 24/7 in eCare. Learn more about our telehealth video visits here.

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Get the virtual clinic app

Get the healthcare you need virtually.

Say hello to your very own online doctor. Our UW Medicine Virtual Clinic app will connect you to a doctor who can diagnose and prescribe treatment for a variety of minor illnesses and injuries.

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Answers and treatment for a variety of common health concerns:

  • Allergies
  • Canker or cold sores
  • Cold or sinus infections
  • Fevers
  • Influenza (flu)
  • Headaches
  • Heartburn or acid reflux
  • Insect bites or stings
  • Pink eye (conjunctivitis)
  • Rashes
  • Sprains
  • Strains
  • Urinary tract infections (UTI)

How our virtual clinic works

Click or call to request virtual care, answer a few questions and then speak with a provider within 10 minutes. New patients welcome.

Notes from your virtual visit

You’ll receive a personalized summary of your visit by email or, if you are an existing UW Medicine patient, through our patient portal, eCare.

After your visit

You may choose to set up a future appointment with a primary care doctor near you. Because face-to-face time with your doctor is good medicine, too.