Masks are required at all locations.

Over 80% of our COVID-19 PCR tests return results within 24 hours, the rest return within 48 hours.
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7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

COVID-19 tests administered at our centers, by their specified testing times, will return results within 24 hours; all other PCR results will be returned within 48 hours.

[Currently, 80.9% of COVID-19 PCR tests return results within 24 hours; 99-100% return within 48 hours.]

Holiday Hours

We are open for regular hours on most holidays.

Thanksgiving 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Christmas Eve 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Christmas Day 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day are open normal hours.

Extended Hours

Visit our Cheektowaga location, open every day from
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.

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Our accepted insurance plans

All WellNow Urgent Care centers and telehealth services accept a wide variety of insurance plans.

Copayments are determined by your insurance plan — please refer to your policy benefits for more information.

If your insurance carrier is not listed below, your claim may still be paid as an out-of- network service and may require additional financial responsibility from you. Please call your carrier’s member services (the phone number should be listed on the back of your insurance card) or refer to your policy benefits to determine your out-of- network treatment options and your financial responsibility.

Please bring with you:

  • Insurance card
  • Valid picture ID
  • Form of payment for copays

No Insurance? No problem.

WellNow Urgent Care has very competitive pricing to provide our uninsured patients with affordable healthcare. We accept cash, credit and debit cards.

*Our accepted insurance plans are subject to change.

  • Aetna / Meritain Health
  • Blue Cross & Blue Shield
  • CDPHP (w/Magnacare Logo)
  • Cigna (with MVP or MultiPlan Logo)
  • Empire United Healthcare
  • Excellus
  • Fidelis
  • First Health Network
  • GHI / EmblemHealth
  • Hooray Health
  • Humana
  • Independent Health
  • Lifetime Benefit Solutions
  • MagnaCare
  • Martin’s Point
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare (including Medicare Advantage Plans)
  • Molina Healthcare
  • MVP Health Care
  • Nova
  • Railroad Medicare
  • TRICARE (Point of Service)
  • TriWest (Veterans Choice PC3)
  • UMR
  • United Healthcare
  • Univera
  • UPMC
  • Wellcare (Today’s Options)
  • Workers’ Comp (First Aid or Claim)
  • YourCare
  • Network Association, with insurance carriers carrying the logo of:
  • ACPN
  • MagnaCare
  • MultiPlan
  • MVP
  • Three Rivers

Why choose WellNow Urgent Care?

As an alternative to visiting your primary care provider or an emergency room, WellNow is here for you when you want to get well, now. Our qualified and friendly providers are committed to offering reliable, accessible services for our patients and communities. We are proud to be one of only 10% of urgent care facilities accredited by the Urgent Care Association — a testament to our high standard of care.

Location highlights

This WellNow COVID-19 Testing Center is currently providing COVID-19 testing for asymptomatic patients only. Appointments are recommended but not required for patients seeking COVID-19 testing.

Patients seeking treatment for injuries or illnesses, as well as patients who may be experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, should visit their nearest full-service WellNow Urgent Care.

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