Services, Fees and Contact Information

An Important Notice About Our Services

To support physical distancing and reduce potential exposure to students and staff during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Student Health Center (SHC) hours and on-site operations are temporarily modified. 

Telehealth Services

The SHC is now offering telehealth services. Telehealth allows students to have access to remote assessment, advice, and treatment by a medical provider; counseling services by a Counseling and Psychological Services counselor; and psychiatric care.

Telehealth is provided in addition to on-site services Monday-Thursday. Only telehealth is provided on Fridays when the SHC facility is closed and on-site services are not available.

Monday-Thursday: On-site and Telehealth Services

Service Hours

  • 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

How to Obtain Services

  • To access on-site or telehealth services, please call (323) 343-3300 prior to visiting the SHC. To protect you and health center staff, the SHC will determine if an in-person visit is necessary. On-site laboratory, pharmacy, and X-ray services are available Monday-Thursday.

Friday: Telehealth Services Only

Only telehealth is provided on Fridays when the SHC facility is closed and on-site services are not available. On-site laboratory, pharmacy, and X-ray services are not available on Fridays.

Service Hours

  • 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

How to Obtain Services

  • Please call (323) 343-3300. Follow the prompts and leave a message with a call-back number.
    • A nurse checks messages regularly during service hours and returns calls.
    • If needed, students will be connected with a medical provider, counselor, or psychiatrist.

Physical Exam, Laboratory, Pharmacy and X-ray Services

If students require an urgent physical exam, lab test or x-ray, they will be referred to a local health care facility. Please note that all charges associated with outside health care are the students’ responsibility.

For non-urgent medical issues, students will be advised to obtain services at the SHC during its on-site hours, Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Prescriptions

If necessary, prescriptions may be called in to local retail pharmacies by the on-duty medical provider or psychiatrist. Please note that all charges associated with filling outside prescriptions are the students’ responsibility.

Augmented Services are Temporarily Unavailable

The following augmented services are not available:

  • Chiropractic Clinic
  • Dental Clinic
  • Massage Therapy
  • Optometry Clinic

 

 

Important facts about Student Health Center service hours:

  • General service hours are Monday -Thursday: 8:30a.m. - 5:45 p.m. and Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
  • Hours of operation for specific services are found below, however, provider availability varies.
  • Most Student Health Center services require future or same-day appointments.
  • The Student Health Center is closed weekends and all University holidays.
  • Service hours during semester breaks and intersessions may vary.
  • Click on After-Hours and Emergency Care for a partial listing of local urgent care centers and emergency rooms.

Appointment Line for All Services: 323.343.3300

Appointment Line Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8 a.m.-12 p.m. & 1:00-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:45 p.m.

Cashier: 323.343.3338

Cashier Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. & 1-4:30 p.m.

Chiropractic Clinic: 323.343.3300

Chiropractic care is provided by Los Angeles College of Chiropractic interns, supervised by a licensed chiropractor. The clinic offers spinal adjustments; treatment of low back and neck problems; and excercises for posture, movement, flexibility, endurance, strength, balance, and coordination.

Chiropractic Service Hours

  • Wed. & Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. & 1-4:00 p.m.

Fees

  • First treatment: $10
  • Follow up treatments: $5

Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS): 323.343.3314

CAPS’ licensed mental health professionals provide confidential and non-judgmental help with personal growth and psychological wellness. CAPS specializes in mental health services that can help students express thoughts and feelings, improve emotional symptoms, gain perspective, improve coping skills, and make healthy changes.

Counseling and Psychological Services Hours

  • Mon. - Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:45 p.m.

Fees

  • There are no fees for CAPS services

Dental Clinic: 323.343.5045

Dental Clinic services are provided by a licensed dentist. Services include consultations, oral examinations, teeth cleaning, dental x-rays, written evaluations, limited cavity treatment and fillings, and referrals.

Fall and Spring Service Hours

  • Tues.: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
  • Wed. & Thurs.: 1-5:30 p.m.

Fees

  • Consultation: $30
  • Examination and cleaning: $60
  • Fillings: $40-$80 each

Director's Office/Administration: 323.343.3342

Administration Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

Health Promotion and Education: 323.343.3340

Health educators offer confidential and anonymous health counseling, education and resources related to alcohol and other substances; contraception and family planning; domestic and sexual violence; mental health; nutrition and fitness; sexual health; sleep health; stalking; and other health issues. Services also include: guest lectures, workshops, and low-cost CPR training.

Health Promotion Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:45 p.m.

Fees

  • Basic Life Support: $40
  • HeartCode® BLS skills session: $30
  • Heartsaver CPR AED: $35

Health Records: 323.343.3337 | Fax: 323.343.6557

Health Records Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. & 1-4:30 p.m.

Laboratory: 323.343.5561

Certain lab tests are performed on site at no additional cost. Others are sent to an outside lab at reasonable cost to patients.

Lab Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:30 p.m.

Fees

  • In-house lab tests: No cost
  • Outside lab tests: Fees vary
    • Blood type: $6
    • Chlamydia: $24
    • Chlamydia and gonorrhea: $40
    • Chem panel: $6
    • Hemoglobin A1C: $5
    • STI check package: $68

Massage Therapy: 323.343.3302

The Massage Therapy Clinic offers acupressure, Zen Shiatsu and Jin Shin Jyutsu. Services are provided by a certified massage therapist. This clinic is also available to employees.

Massage Therapy Service Hours

  • Mondays and Thursdays: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-5 p.m.

Fees

  • Students
    • Half-hour: $15
    • Hour: $25
  • Employees
    • Half-hour: $25
    • Hour: $35

Optometry Clinic: 323.343.5045

The Optometry Clinic offers complete refraction, glaucoma screening, eye health evaluation, single vision and bifocal lenses, frames, and standard and disposable contact lenses. Services are provided by a licensed optometrist.

Optometry Clinic Service Hours

  • Mon.: 11.m.-2 p.m.
  • Thurs.: 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Fees start at

  • Office visit: $25
  • Glaucoma check: $35
  • Comprehensive eye exam: $45
  • Frames and single-vision lenses: $79
  • Frames and progressive/bifocal lenses: $129
  • Eyeglasses adjustment: No cost
  • First time contact lens exam: $120
  • Repeat contact lens exam: $75

Pharmacy: 323.343.3317

Prescription and over-the-counter medications are available at reasonable cost.

Pharmacy Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m. & 1-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:30 p.m.

Fees vary

Psychiatry: 323.343.3314

This clinic offers psychiatric evaluations, treatment, and medication management. Services are provided by licensed psychiatrists.

Psychiatry Services Hours

  • Mon. - Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:45 p.m.

Fees

  • There are no fees for psychiatry services

Registration Document Holds: 323.343.3338

Registration Hold Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:30 a.m.-5:15 p.m.
  • Fri.: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. & 1-4:30 p.m.

X-Ray: 323.343.3308

X-rays are performed as ordered by a SHC provider.

X-Ray Service Hours

  • Mon.-Thurs.: 8:45 a.m.-12 p.m. & 1-5:45 p.m.
  • Fri.:10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Fees

  • No cost

Note: Fees are based on current enrollment in state-supported courses or current employment. Additional fees may apply. Fees are subject to change.