Student Health Services

Welcome to Student Health Services


Due to the surges of the CoVid pandemic (Purple Tier Status),

we will only be offering VIRTUAL CONSULTATIONS (Mondays through Thursdays) for registered students with the Nurse and Doctor. 


Please call our remote Front Desk (408) 471-8346 during office hours (M-Th 8:00am - 4:30pm) to make an appointment. Please have your student ID number ready.  


If you are seeking extensive in-person services, please refer to your primary care provider or community resources below.

Thank you!

Please refer to the following links and the "Local Community Resources" section at the bottom of this page for community clinics that provide additional services:

Community Low-Cost TB Testing Sites

Public Health Immunizations Clinic


For more Free Flu Shot Clinics (No Appointments Needed), please visit: https://www.scvmc.org/patients-and-visitors/for-patients/Pages/Flu-Clinic-Schedule.aspx

If you are seeking Mental Health Support, please contact our Case Manager for further information. Click Here!


SJCC Student Health Services support a healthy learning environment. We provide health and wellness services so our students can be at their best, in and out of the classroom. All of your information is kept confidential and private! We provide services tailored towards minor injuries and conditions.
We are not an emergency services provider and not a replacement for onging long-term primary care (continuity of care). 

Coronavirus Information

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How Can I prevent getting sick?

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/prevention.html


What should I do If I am sick?

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/index.html

 

How do I know if I have Covid- 19: CDC Symptom Checker

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/steps-when-sick.html#

 

Covid-19 Frequently Asked Questions: CDC

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html


Free COVID-19 Testing Information:

https://www.sccgov.org/sites/covid19/Pages/covid19-testing.aspx


Resources during COVID-19 (coronavirus) season:


Sacred Heart: If you need assistant for rent or utility bills contact them by clicking the link. https://sacredheartcs.org/programs/

San Jose Unified District: Free breakfast and lunch for those under 18 years old. Please click on the following links for more information. 

https://www.sjusd.org/docs/health_wellness/SJUSD-Free-Breakfast-Lunch-Program.pdf

https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1S-55pwSKJyh4w-9zkbKMcEWFYmMujxLrwdKMGE7qlbg/htmlview

City of San Jose Community Centers: Some community centers are providing free food for seniors. Services are first come first served basis. Food is handed out by curve side assistance to decrease contact. Click on the link to call ahead and verifity their servcies. 

https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments/parks-recreation-neighborhood-services/search-locations-facilities/community-centers

How to deal with anxiety due to (COVID-19) : Click on the title, it is a link! 

What you need to know about proper handwashing: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d914EnpU4Fo


Updates provided by the City of San Jose and resources available : https://www.sanjoseca.gov/your-government/departments-offices/mayor-and-city-council/mayor-s-office/san-jose-strong


To apply for unemployment fill out forms online: https://www.edd.ca.gov/


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HEALTH SERVICES

List of Services​

  • General Appointments with the doctor
  • Physical Examinations for employment, sports, and school requirements
  • Well Woman Exam (Pap Smears and Breast Exams)
  • Birth Control Prescriptions, Plan B, Condoms, Counseling and Services
  • Low-Cost Pregnancy Testing, Counseling, and Referrals
  • TB Skin Testing for employment, volunteer, or college entry
  • Low-Cost Adult Immunizations​
  • Low-Cost Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI) Screenings and Treatments
  • Short-term Case Management and Mental Health Counseling Services
  • FREE Quit Smoking Program with counseling, patches, gum, and lozenges (call for availability).
  • Blood Pressure Checks and Basic Vision Screenings
  • Referrals to Community Health Agencies

Birth Control Counseling is done with our Certified Family Planning Specialist, Sonia and nurses.  They will answer all your birth control questions to help you choose the best method for your lifestyle! 

 

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Forms

Hard copies are also available in Health Services, Room SC-109.

All forms are available for download below.



RESOURCES

Self Assessments

FEELING BLUE? Here is an online resource for mental health screening. ​*Personal Counseling Services are available to all currently enrolled SJCC students (See Above: "Psychological Services"). For those who require and seek more in-depth support, referrals to community resources are provided (See "Local Community Resources" and "Hotlines" for more information.)

GOT STRESS? Here is an online resource for students to gauge their stress

CAN'T SLEEP? Here is an assessment for students on sleep.​​

***These assessments are for general inquiries​. They may not be used for diagnosing or treating any health condition and is not a substitute for professional medical evaluation, diagnosis or treatment.​
Please refer to your health care provider for further evaluation.

Local Community Resources:Asian Americans for Community Involvement provides health care services to the ommunity. 

Plann​ed Pare​nthood in San Jose (for family planning services, plan B, and birth control)

Santa Clara County Immunization Clinic (for immunizations and TB testing) (408) 792-5200

Valley Medical Center

Indian Health Center

Rotacare Bay Area

Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual/Transgender Billy De Frank Community Center(408) 293-2429

Sexual and ​Gender Identities Clinic at the Kurt and Barbara Gronowski Psychology Clinic​ (650) 961-9300

Suicide and Crisis Hotline (24/7) for Santa Clara County Call (855) 278-4204​​Contact Cares Crisis LineCall (408) 850-6125 (for anyone experiencing depression, anxiety, grief, stress, etc..)

United Way visit website or Call 211 to search directory of community services Next Door provides victims of domestic violence with safe, effective alternatives to a life of fear, danger and few options. Call (408) 279-2962

Crisis Helplines directory for San Jose
TB Clinics-Santa Clara County - You'll find clinics that offer TB testing/screening. Make sure you call ahead to verify their services. Also, note the price of it because each clinic will have their own pricing. 

Online Health ResourcesMental Health Resources for Students

Covered California Health Insurance

Santa Clara County Public Health Department

Center for Disease Control  

Planned Parenthood​

Plan B/Emergency Contraception

Ask Alice​

Quit Smoking Helpline

Family PACT​(the “teal card”)

Eating Disorders

Young Adult Sexual Health Information

Healthy Food Info​rmation

SJCC Health Services ensure the privacy and security of all health information. All services are confidential as defined by the Federal Regulations Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
SJCC complies with all federal and state rules and regulations and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, or disability.


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