About Us

Mission Statement

The Student Health Center supports the academic mission of the university by assisting students to strive toward an optimum level of personal health and wellness. The Health Center provides high quality, accredited, professional health service for acute injury and illness, as well as limited routine preventive care, in a welcoming, confidential, and culturally appropriate environment.

Accreditation

We are fully accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care.

Photo of Our Team

picture of Sh staff 2017-2018

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Patient Rights & Responsibilities

As a patient at the Student Health Center,

You have the right to:

  • respectful and courteous care
  • privacy and confidentiality of treatment and medical records
  • a clear and understandable explanation of your health problem and associated treatment
  • full information about the effectiveness of treatment, possible risks, side effects or alternative methods of treatment
  • know who is treating you, and have a choice of health care provider
  • ask for a second medical opinion before making any decision and, if you decide not to be treated, to be made aware of the medical consequences of refusal
  • review or request photocopies of your medical records, although the original record remains the property of the Health Center
  • prompt assistance in resolving complaints or grievances regarding your treatment

You have certain responsibilities to:

  • present accurate identifying information
  • present details of your illness or complaint in a direct and straightforward manner
  • keep your appointments on time
  • call to cancel an appointment as soon as possible so that other patients might utilize that time
  • pay for services or medications in a timely manner or, if you are unable to pay, to make arrangements with the front office
  • comply with the treatment plan developed with your health care provider
  • ask for clarification whenever you don't understand information or instructions
  • treat staff and other patients with courtesy and respect

Let us know how well we are serving you by giving us feedback, both positive and negative. Bring any dissatisfaction to the attention of your health care provider, or to the Health Center Director. Feedback forms can also be found throughout the building - we encourage you to use them. The drop-off box for these forms can be found inside the front entrance.