Services available at the clinic include:
Acute illness care
Mental health and counseling services
Immunizations for required clerkships
Occupational exposure follow-up care
Well woman care and routine contraceptive care
Tests that are covered under UHS include:
Occupational exposure testing and immediate follow-up care
Chest x-rays for students with positive PPD skin tests
Students are responsible for any charges not covered by this benefit. If you are unsure, always inquire BEFORE the test is performed.
UHS DOES NOT PAY FOR ANY PROGRAM PRE-MATRICULATION HEALTH REQUIREMENTS.
In case of an emergency (illness or injury you believe is life threatening), GO TO THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT.
If you are on campus, go to the UTMC Emergency Department.
If you are OFF campus, call 911 or be taken to the NEAREST Emergency Department. Costs incurred through these visits must be borne by the student's health insurance or the student.
Your UT Student Health Insurance will only cover emergency room visits for medical emergencies and you must return to University Health Services for necessary follow-up care or your primary care physician (a referral from UHS is required to see your primary care physician).
Family Medicine Clinic Service Charges and Insurance
Charges for services rendered in Family Medicine Clinic will be submitted to your health insurance for payment. There is a charge for some immunizations, lab tests, and radiology services.
Evening, Weekend or UT Holidays
When you need to seek treatment after hours you may go to a local Urgent Care Center, this will result in an out-of-pocket expense.For a life-threatening illness/injury, go to the nearest Emergency Department. Be certain to call the servicing agent to verify their facility is covered by your insurance.
Changes in holiday hours will be posted for students.