Health Services

Health Services

Health Services

If you have an appointment with the Wellness Center on Thursday and Friday, all appointments will take place remotely and payment for services will be collected over the phone. 

If you do not have an appointment, but need to access services on Thursday or Friday, please call 719-255-4444 and leave a message; Wellness Center staff will be checking messages regularly during business hours. 

If you would like to make use of the walk-in services between 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. on Thursday and Friday, please call 719-255-3257.

Wellness Center Operations

The Wellness Center is currently offering in-person appointments, as well as telehealth appointments for students residing in Colorado. We ask that you do not walk into the Wellness Center if you have any of the following symptoms: fever, shortness of breath, cough, muscle aches, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, runny nose, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting. For all appointments we prefer you call 719-255-4444 to schedule as we do not have walk in appointments available.

  • If you are having a medical or mental health emergency, call 9-1-1 or go to an emergency room as we are unable to attend to emergencies. A list of local urgent cares and emergency rooms can be found at: https://recwellness.uccs.edu/health-services/general-information/after-hours-care
  • For those students seeking a telehealth appointment, you will need to download the Microsoft Teams app on your phone or computer and have access to audio and/or video capabilities. If you need assistance downloading Microsoft Teams app on your smart phone or computer, please contact UCCS OIT at 719-255-4357.
  • Telehealth visits will remain $20. Your credit or debit card payment will be collected through a Teams call with one of our staff on the day of your appointment. 
  • In person visits will remain $20 and payment via cash, check, credit or debit card will be collected at the time of your visit.
  • All patients being seen for medical appointments will be required to wear face coverings during their appointment.
  • Do not arrive more than 15 minutes prior to your appointment as waiting room capacity is limited due to social distancing guidelines.
  • Please refrain from bringing visitors to your appointment unless they are involved in your care.

Health Appointments:

  • The Wellness Center will have in-person appointments for students that are not experiencing illness symptoms (fever, shortness of breath, cough, muscle aches, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, runny nose, nausea, diarrhea, vomiting). Examples include: physicals, Well Woman Exam, Well Male Exam, urinary tract infection, sexually transmitted infection, birth control consult, skin rash, and more.
  • If you would like to schedule an appointment please call the Wellness Center at 719-255-4444.
  • COVID testing is available by appointment

Prescriptions:

  • If you need a refill, please call your pharmacy to request a refill. They will send us an electronic refill request. If your pharmacy is unable to send us an electronic refill request, please call 719-255-4444 or log into the Wellness Center portal at uccs.medicatconnect.com to send a message requesting to have your medication refilled.

Mental Health Appointments:

  • If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call 719-255-4444.
  • Mental Health Clinicians are available in person for emergency/crisis sessions Monday – Friday 8:00 – 5:00. If you are trying to get help for a crisis or an emergency outside of office hours, call 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.
  • In-person and telehealth appointments are available for individual, couples and family counseling.
  • Group therapy will be conducted via telehealth appointments.

Nutrition Appointments:

  • In-person and telehealth appointments are available for nutritional counseling.
  • If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call 719-255-4444.

Massage Therapy, Chiropractic, and Physical Therapy Appointments:  

  • Massage therapy can be scheduled by calling Gina Nelson at 719-360-1721.
  • Chiropractic appointments can be schedule by calling Dr. Laketia Johnson at 719-232-1193 or by visiting www.42klickschiro.com.
  • Physical Therapy appointments can be scheduled by calling Dr. Joey Padilla, DPT at 719-922-7971.

 

 
Please note: All immunization records should be submitted via the Wellness Center Portal
Paper and email copies of records are no longer accepted. 
 

Location

Wellness Center Location:
Health Services is located inside the Gallogly Recreation and Wellness Center immediately to the left as you come through the main entrance. Phone: 719-255-4444
Click HERE for a Printable Map.

Parking:
There are six reserved spaces available for Wellness Center visitors ONLY DURING their appointment time. They are located inside the Alpine Parking Garage on the first level against the east wall. You will be asked to provide your license plate number when you check-in for your appointment.

Hours of Operation

Wellness Center Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Call for appointment availability
Same day appointments are available for acute care visits schedule permitting.
We do follow UCCS weather related delays and closings.

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