Health care and insurance in the U.S. are managed differently than in other countries. Below are some resources close to ETSU.
If you feel ill or have other health concerns, begin with the University Health Center.
If the University Health Center is closed, urgent care centers are open nights and weekends for non-critical conditions. Fast Pace Health Clinic is the closest urgent care walk-in center close to ETSU. You do not need an appointment, but urgent care centers may expect payment at the time of service.
For true emergencies, the main hospital near ETSU is the Johnson City Medical Center on State of Franklin Road.
In the case of a true emergency, dialing 911 will bring ambulance/police/fire services. However, these are expensive and should be used only in genuine emergencies and not as a simple means of transportation.