After Hours and Weekend Emergencies

For urgent or emergency care when Campus Health is closed, students should try to go to a facility that is covered by their insurance plan.

Find a Provider in the CORE Network

In Case of Emergency

If you are experiencing a serious, life-threatening medical emergency on campus, call the Mercer Police (478-301-4357), who will assist in directing an ambulance to your location on campus.

For off-campus emergencies dial 9-1-1.

Local Emergency Rooms

Emergency rooms are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  


Atrium Health Navicent Emergency Department

777 Hemlock Street, Macon, GA 31201 478-633-1000

Coliseum Medical Center ER

350 Hospital Drive, Building B, Macon, GA 31217 478-765-4800

Coliseum Northside Hospital ER

400 Charter Blvd, Macon, GA 31210 478-757-6000 


Emory Decatur Hospital ER

2701 N Decatur Rd, Decatur, GA 30033 404-501-1000

Piedmont Atlanta ER

1968 Peachtree Rd NW, Atlanta, GA 30309 404-605-5000

Emory St Joseph’s Hospital ER

5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, 30342 678-843-7164

Urgent Care

If you need medical care for a minor illness or non-emergent injury outside of normal business hours, an urgent care facility can assist you.

Local Urgent Care Facilities


Atrium Health Navicent Urgent Care


American Family Care

5001 Peachtree Blvd, Ste 115, Atlanta, GA 30341


Atlanta Urgent Care at Druid Hills

2738 Clairmont Road, Atlanta, GA 30329