General Medical Information
Registered students have no out-of-pocket costs for general medical office visits or consultations. Minimal fees are charged for specialty care and prescriptions. We can bill your insurance or you can self-pay. To request a medication refill, call us at (813) 974-2331. Prescriptions for controlled medications must be picked up at our clinic. Other prescriptions can be electronically sent to USF Bulls Country Pharmacy or pharmacy of your choice.
Primary Care Services
Having a primary care provider is part of being a healthy, responsible student. You will be assigned a medical provider to assist with your health care. It is helpful to develop a relationship with your provider so you'll be comfortable asking health and wellness questions, even if they may be embarrassing. We can treat colds, flu, cough, stomach aches, or sprains and we are here to help with chronic illness like allergies, asthma, or diabetes.
Sexual Health & Gynecology
SHS offers confidential examinations, testing for sexually transmitted infections (STIs), contraceptives management for men and women, and other gynecological services. All women are encouraged to have an annual gynecological exam. Specialty services may incur a fee.
Mental Health Services
Psychiatric Case Management services evaluate individual mental health needs and provide assistance in accessing services. Psychiatrists are available to evaluate and treat mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, bipolar illness or thought disorders. Post-doctoral psychologists are accessible to provide psychological counseling utilizing brief therapy techniques to improve well-being.
Testing for ADD, ADHD, & Learning Disability
SHS offers Neuropsychology, a specialty service to test and evaluate students for ADD, ADHD, other learning disabilities, and brain trauma. Testing can be billed to insurance or offered at student rates. After testing, a neuropsychologist will also make recommendations for academic or work accommodation if needed.
Immunizations & Allergy Shots
SHS can update your vaccinations. Charges apply but may be covered by health insurance. Confirm the cost at the time of your appointment. Prices are subject to change. Our allergen nurse administers allergy injections by appointment to students under direction of their physician. Bring your serum and instructions to the clinic where it can be stored in the SHS clinic refrigerator.
SHS employs a registered dietitian available provide nutrition counseling for medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, obesity and eating disorders. $10 fee per visit. Call 813-974-974-2331 to make an appointment. Complete the Nutrition Questionnaire & Food Log prior to your appointment
Make an appointment to meet with our travel health nurse for information on required immunizations and ways to prevent travel-related illness. Book your appointment early as some vaccines require a series of injections and must be completed a month or more before travel. Come prepared with your immunization records and travel itinerary.
Faculty & Staff
SHS treats the following conditions (fee-for-service basis) for all USF faculty/staff with a valid employee ID. Colds, flu, bronchitis, pneumonia, asthma attacks, ear, throat, sinus infections, rashes, poison ivy, allergic reactions, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, flu shots, and minor injuries not sustained in the workplace. Insurance accepted. Appointments Monday-Friday 8am-11am!
Call Wellness Education for the next class 813-974-4936 or visit their website. We offer free tobacco cessation counseling and resources on campus through Wellness Education and Area Health Education Center (AHEC).