Health Services

Urgent & Emergency Care

If you are experiencing an emergency, call 911.

Vandenberg Space Force Base doesn’t offer urgent or emergency care services.

Urgent Care

Urgent Care services treat non-life-threatening health issues that require immediate attention, such as sprains, the flu, colds, and other common illnesses.

If you’re unsure about whether you need urgent care, contact the Military Health System Nurse Advice Line to speak to a registered nurse. Visit MHSNurseAdviceLine.com for web chat and video chat, or dial 1-800-TRICARE (874-2273).

To learn about how TRICARE covers urgent care, visit the TRICARE Urgent Care page.

Emergency Care

If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical situation (including mental health emergencies), call 911 immediately. Emergency care services treat life-threatening medical issues such as threats to your life, limbs, sight, or safety.

To learn about how TRICARE covers emergency care, visit the TRICARE Emergency Care page.

Local Clinic Information

Emergency Rooms

Lompoc Valley Medical Center Emergency Room

1515 E. Ocean Avenue
Lompoc, California 93436

805-737-3333

Marian Regional Medical Center Emergency Room

1400 E. Church Street
Santa Maria, California 93454

805-739-3000

Urgent Care Centers

Valley Medical Group

136 N. 3rd Street
Lompoc, California 93436

805-736-1253

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Ages: Six months and above

Central Coast Med Plus Walk-In

340 East Betteravia Road, Ste. C
Santa Maria, California 93454

805-922-0561

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Ages: Six months and above

Orcutt Walk-In Care & Family Care

1102 Clark Avenue, Suite 120A
Santa Maria, California 93455

805-332-8185

Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Ages: Six months and above
Radiology available

Urgent Care Centers for Beneficiaries

Lompoc Health Urgent Care

1225 N. H Street,
Lompoc 93436
(805) 737-8786

Cottage Urgent Care - Santa Maria

1846 N Broadway Suite A,
Santa Maria 93454
(805) 361-4279

Cottage Urgent Care - San Luis Obispo

3970 Broad Street Suite 2,
San Luis Obispo 93401
(805) 319-7203

Cottage Urgent Care - Santa Ynez

328 McMurray Rd Suite 102,
Buellton 93427
(805) 693-4017

Cottage Urgent Care - Santa Barbara

7070 Hollister Ave Suite 103,
Goleta 93117
(805) 324-9270

Cottage Urgent Care - Santa Barbara 2

5652 Calle Real,
Goleta 93117
(805) 879-4239

Cottage Urgent Care – Oxnard

360 W Esplanade Drive,
Oxnard 93036
(805) 919-1030

Cottage Urgent Care - Ventura

1708 S Victoria Avenue Suite D,
Ventura 93003
(805) 290-4985

Urgent & Emergency Care FAQs

Contact Us

Phone

Emergency Care
911

Military Health System Nurse Advice Line
1-800-TRICARE (874-2273)
Don't forget to keep your family's information up-to-date in DEERS.