Treatment is available for most of minor illnesses and injuries and is provided by Nurse Practitioners. Students are seen by appointment. Call 478-445-5288 to book an appointment. Few walk-in slots are available.
Numerous lab tests are done in the clinic such as CBC’s (complete blood count), finger stick blood glucose, pregnancy tests, Mono Spot, rapid strep testing, flu testing, HIV testing, wet mounts, and urine analysis. Numerous other lab tests are available and are sent out to the local hospital lab.
Mystic Spray tanning is also available to the GC community. Spray tanning is done through a private booth. There are four levels of color: Glow, Light, Medium, and Dark. Bronzers, Accelerators, and Scents can be added to customize each tan. Normal tanning prices start at $20 per tan or $40 for a month of spray tanning. Call 478-445-1670 to book your appointment today.
Student Health Services does NOT administer allergy shots. Names of local physicians who do administer the shots can be provided to students. Call the clinic for additional information.
A network of referral services are available in the community and used when needed. A close network exists between Health Services and Counseling, other campus departments, the Baldwin County Health Department and Oconee Regional Medical Center.
Health information and other types of educational materials are available in the clinic.
All medical information is confidential. Students must sign a "Release of Medical Information" form before any records or medical information can be released, except in the case of a life-threatening emergency or as required by law.
All students are encouraged to have health insurance. The clinic plans to start filing insurance claims in the near future. Insurance information should be presented to the clinic at each visit. Currently there are charges for lab work sent to outside labs and for Women’s Health and STD exams. Payment is due at time of service and can be made by cash, check, credit card, or with Bobcat cash.
Clinic visits are through appointments. Few walk-in visits are available. Call the clinic to make an appointment at 478-445-5288. Students who come to the Health Clinic on a walk-in basis will be given an appointment for either the same day or within a 24 to 48 hour period, depending on their health condition. If a walk-in student presents with an urgent care condition, they will be seen immediately. Students having an emergency event should go directly to the Emergency Room.
Student Health Services
Campus Box 091
Clinic Director: Alice Loper, FNP-C