Frequently Asked Questions
Does the Health and Wellness Center have a medical clinic?
Yes, we have a physician and nurse practitioners that manage the clinic that are able to assist you with medical care that you need. Our services include (but aren't limited to):
- Physical exams
- Pelvic exams and pap exams
- Laboratory tests
- Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
- Illness and injury care
- Family planning, morning after pill, birth control
Do I need to have medical insurance to be seen?
No, we will see you whether you have insurance or not. If you have health insurance we will provide a receipt for your services and you can submit it to your insurance for reimbursement.
What are your hours? Do I need to have an appointment?
Our current hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Fridays (Appointments only) 10am-2pm. To make an appointment call 574-520-5557. We occasionally will see patients on a walk-in basis, but you may be turned away if our schedule is too busy.
What do you charge and how do I pay?
We charge $30 new patients and $25 for most other visits. We charge $40 for a physical, $60 for a women’s health exam (pap testing), $70 for a pap sear with STI testing (Gon/Chl). Most medications cost $15 - $30 and birth control pills cost $15 - $20. Immunizations vary- Hepatitis B- $60, MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella) $45, TB skin test $15, Tdap $45. We can charge your bursar account (students) or accept credit/debit, cash, or checks.
Where are you located?
We are located in the Student Activity Center on the main floor. Go to the main desk and the staff will direct you to our location.
I need vaccinations and a TB test, where can I get them?
We provide most of the vaccinations that you would need for entrance into a clinical program or for international travel. We provide Hepatitis B, MMR, TB skin tests, and Tdap. Also provide blood testing and STI testing.
My medications are too expensive, what should I do?
Contact our office, we can help get in enrolled in programs that will provide your meds for free or at a reduced cost.
Where can I go to get HIV testing?
AIDS ministries come to the Health and Wellness Center on a monthly basis and do free oral HIV testing. Contact our office for more information 574-520-5557