The Health Center evaluates and manages most medical problems daily. These include but are not limited to: upper respiratory infections, strep throat, mononucleosis, pneumonia, sinus infections, abdominal pain, heartburn, rashes, chest pain, depression, anxiety, headaches, back pain, acne, ankle/shoulder/knee/wrist injuries.
If an appointment is not available at the Women's Center, the Health Center can evaluate and manage acute women's health problems such as vaginal discharge, urinary tract infections, breast problems and STI testing.
Our in-office testing includes: rapid influenza testing, rapid strep testing, rapid mono testing, urinalysis, urine pregnancy testing, glucometer, fecal occult testing and wet mounts.
Nursing visits are available for allergy shots, immunizations/vaccinations, TB test placement/read, blood draws, administer injectable medications, dressing changes and ear wax removal, to name a few.
Services available at time of visit: incision and drainage of abscesses, sutures/dermabond, cryotherapy, splinter removal, wedge resection for ingrown toenail, uncomplicated skin biopsies, nebulizer treatments, to name a few.
For chronic health conditions, we may be able to provide medication refills; however, you may be asked for records from your primary care provider. If we are not able to manage your chronic health condition, we will refer you to the appropriate medical specialist.
Specifically regarding ADD/ADHD, if you are currently taking a prescribed stimulant medication, we require that you provide medical records from your prescribing physician or nurse practitioner before we will assume care or provide refills. Your medical records should include any testing that was performed, office progress notes that discuss diagnosis and documentation of medications prescribed now or in the past. You will also be required to sign a controlled substance agreement in order to obtain your prescriptions from us.