Using the Clinic

The clinic is open to all SSU students enrolled for at least 1 credit hour during the current semester and all faculty and staff members. Patients are seen on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Free Services Provided for Students:

  • Emergency and first aid, including treatment of minor injuries and basic suturing
  • Minor excisions, incisions and drainage
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Routine physical examination
  • STD checks (does not include off site laboratory testing)
  • Pap Smears (does not include off site laboratory testing)
  • Tobacco cessation and counseling, referral to tobacco support group
  • Medication review and management
  • Headaches and other routine ailments

Additional Services Fees:

Services for Faculty & Staff:

Faculty and administrative/ATSS staff may utilize the University Health Clinic as needed for the payment of $20 per visit. These payments will be processed through payroll deduction and employees will be required to complete a payroll deduction authorization form at the time the services are rendered.

Below is a list of services that will be excluded from the $20 fee:

  • Referral for hearing and vision screenings to off campus resources
  • Blood pressure screenings and weight checks
  • Pap smears
  • Breastfeeding/pumping support
  • Contraceptives
  • Health education and outreach
  • Nutritional information/advising
  • Routine immunizations (measles/mumps/rubella, tetanus, flu shots, Hepatitis A/B)
  • Confidential HIV testing and testing for sexually transmitted diseases
  • Tobacco cessation – information, materials, over-the-counter supplies
  • Substance abuse (alcohol and drugs) – information and referral

Employees participating in a medical Flexible Spending Account may request reimbursement of these fees using this form: AmeriFlex FSA Claim Form (PDF)

For a quick reference guide of what expenses are eligible for reimbursement: FSA Eligible Expenses (PDF)

Other charges may be assessed by the Health Clinic depending upon the services provided.