Medical Clinic

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Medical Clinic
Appointments

Appointments

Call (402) 472-5000
or Stop by the University Health Center

If you need to cancel your appointment - Call at least 2 hours prior to your appointment time to avoid a failed visit charge

For urgent concerns, click here for information about our walk-in and telephone services

Hours

Current Hours

Monday-Friday
8AM to 5PM

Saturday
10AM to 12PM

Summer Hours

About Our Services

  • The Medical Clinic provides care for many types of consultations, examinations, or treatments that a student might need, just as a family physician would provide in a student's home area.
  • The Medical Clinic is staffed by board certified physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and medical assistants.
  • Services are provided on a scheduled appointment basis, with same-day appointments available on most days.
  • We encourage students to see the same provider whenever possible. Seeing the same provider for your health care is the best way to establish a relationship with an individual who truly understands your health needs.
Services Offered & Conditions Treated
Acute Minor Illness
  • Back pain
  • Headaches
  • Minor lacerations
  • Pink eye
  • Respiratory infections
    • Sore throat
    • Cough
    • Cold
    • Sinus infection
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Skin diseases and rashes
  • Sprains/broken bones
  • Stomach illness
  • Urinary Tract Infections
Chronic Conditions
  • Allergy injections
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
Preventative Care
  • Cholesterol screening
  • High blood pressure screening
  • Immunizations including:
    • Flu shots
    • HPV vaccine
    • Tetanus
    • Many more
  • Pre-operative physicals
  • Preventive health visits
  • Study abroad physicals
Travel Clinic Pre-travel counseling and immunizations for those traveling outside of the U.S.
Referral to Specialists
  • On-site Specialists including:
    • Gynecology
    • Neurology
    • Ophthalmology
    • Orthopedics
    • Surgery
  • Off-site specialists as needed
Women's Health
  • Annual gynecology exams (Pap smears)
  • Colposcopies
  • Contraception
  • Free HIV testing
  • Pregnancy testing and counseling
  • Menstrual irregularities
  • Sexually transmitted infection screening
  • Vaginal infections
Men's Health
  • Annual physical exams
  • Free HIV testing
  • Sexually transmitted infection screening
Eating Disorders Complete description of services
Nutrition Services Complete description of services
Support Services

Triage Nurse Services

For shorter wait times, call to schedule an appointment but for more urgent health concerns, Triage is an option.

If you have a medical question or concern, you may call the UHC nurse from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. at 402-472-5000.

Use triage when:

  • You are acutely ill, injured, have severe pain or high fever
  • You have a medical question or concern to discuss with a registered nurse

The triage nurse can:

  • Do the initial physical assessment of your problem/concern
  • Test for Strep Throat if indicated by your symptoms
  • Do pregnancy testing
  • Refer you to a medical provider if needed
  • Provide home care advice and recommendations

The triage nurse CANNOT:

  • Prescribe antibiotics
  • Refill prescriptions
  • Order mono or other laboratory tests

Pricing, Billing & Insurance

  • The University Health Center will automatically bill the following insurance companies:

    • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    • Aetna/Coventry
    • United Healthcare
  • For other types of insurance, the University Health Center will file a claim with your insurance company.

  • If you would like to pay your bill at time of service, we accept cash, check, NCard, Visa and MasterCard.


EXAMPLE COSTS
Laceration (Suturing) $107 - $238
Arm Cast $76 - $81
Pap Smear (with lab) $80
Colposcopy $157 ($70 per biopsy)
Wart Treatment $55
Ear Irrigation $0
Allergy Injection $14 - $17