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STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES

WSU Spokane students have who have paid the student health fee may see health care practitioners at one of the Providence Medical Group facilities listed below:

Preferred Primary Care Centers:  (8:00 am - 5:00 pm weekdays)

  • Providence Family Medicine Residency, 104 W. 5th Ave., Suite 200W, Spokane, WA 99204, 509-624-2313
  • Providence Internal Medicine Residency, 104 W. 5th Ave., Suite 200W Spokane, WA 99204, 509-744-3750

Alternate Primary Care Centers: (8:00 am - 5:00 pm weekdays)
Call for extended hours at certain locations

  • Providence Family Medicine Hawthorne, 551 E. Hawthorne Rd., Spokane, WA 99208, 509-252-1900
  • Providence Family Medicine Indian Trail, 5011 W. Lowell, Suite 100, Spokane, WA 99208, 509-385-0610
  • Providence Family Medicine Manito, 1919 S. Grand Blvd., Spokane, WA 99203, 509-789-9925
  • Providence Family Medicine North, 212 E. Central Ave., Suite 440 Spokane, WA 99208, 509-252-9602
  • Providence Family Medicine Spokane Valley, 13102 E. Mission, Spokane Valley, WA 99216, 509-928-0300
  • Providence Valley Family Medicine, 12509 E. Mission Ave., Suite 202, Spokane Valley, WA 99216, 509-928-7100
  • Deaconess Family Medicine Center, 801 W. 5th Ave., Suite 205, Spokane, WA 99204, 509-755-5965

Urgent Care: (8:00 am - 8:00 pm everyday)

  • Providence Urgent Care Hawthorne, 551 E. Hawthorne Rd., Spokane, WA 99208, 509-489-2369
  • Providence Urgent Care South Division, 421 S. Division, Spokane, WA 99204, 509-474-2100
  • Providence Urgent Care Valley Medical Park, 16528 E. Desmet Court, Suite A1200, Spokane Valley, WA 99016, 509-944-8910

Summer Health Services »

ONLY AVAILABLE DURING THE SUMMER

A form to fill out for optional Summer health Services.

STUDENT HEALTH & WELLNESS FEE

    • All WSU Spokane students enrolled for seven or more credit hours are required to pay a mandatory $87.00 student health and wellness fee, which provides them with access to primary outpatient health care by Providence Health & Services - Washington dba Providence Medical Group.
    • This fee is not intended as a substitute for a health/medical insurance policy and does not cover care for dependents.
    • Regardless of whether a student has government or private health care insurance, the university requires payment of the fee. Health and Wellness Services receives no funding from the university or the state to provide health care for students.

AVAILABLE SERVICES INCLUDE

  • Primary care office visits (including Providence Medical Group urgent care centers), no co-pay
  • A preventative exam, at age-appropriate frequency
  • A pap and pelvic screening exam on an interval recommended by the American College of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Lab tests for the following as requested by the primary care physician:

Gonorrhea screen (limit 1 test per term)
Chlamydia screen (limit 1 test per term)
Complete Blood Count (CBC)
Urine dip and micro
Strep Screen

Any Providence Medical Group services, medications, immunizations or procedures not available under this plan will be subject to cash payment by the student.  Providence Medical Group will give a 20% discount for time of service cash payments.  All students will be accorded the same access and privileges as any other Providence Medical Group patients, and shall be subject to the same clinic rules regarding conduct and financial obligations.  Once a student is confirmed for the semester, they are covered under the plan, even if they withdraw from classes.

ADDITIONAL MEDICAL SERVICES

WSU Spokane makes other medical and health services available to its students.

Counseling Services
There are a variety of counseling services offered free of charge to students at Washington State University Spokane.  Those include counseling for individuals, partners and groups, psychological testing, and workshops.

Pharmacy Services
Students have the option of purchasing prescription drugs directly from the WSU Health and Wellness pharmacy (509-335-5742, fax 509-335-5745) and having the drugs mailed to their home free of charge.  Note that your physician can fax your prescription to the HWS pharmacy.

Campus Wellness Collaborative
The Riverpoint Campus (WSU Spokane) Wellness Collaborative promotes physical fitness, nutritional health, emotional and psychological well-being, environmental stability, and community vibrancy. Contact Becki Meehan (rebecca.meehan@wsu.edu) for more information.

Get Your Health Questions Answered by Wellbeing Staff
Ask WB is a health education and information resource for faculty, staff and students.  Submissions will be kept anonymous and answered by Wellbeing staff in collaboration with WSU educators, health care providers and health profesionals.

What is Wellbeing? »

The Wellbeing staff will help find the answers and information related to the eight dimentions of health:

  • nutrition
  • exercise
  • relationships
  • stress
  • emotional help
  • sexual health
  • alcohol
  • drugs
  • general health

If you have a question, you can submit it at askwb.wsu.edu or call 509-355-WELL, and most answers will be provided within three days.

STUDENTS IN YAKIMA

All students enrolled for seven or more credit hours are required to pay a mandatory health fee, which provides  access to primary outpatient health care. In Yakima this service is provided by Central Washington Family Medicine.

Health and Counseling Services for Students in Yakima (pdf) »

QUESTIONS?

Specific questions concerning coverage should be addressed to:

CONTACT US

Kristie Brink
Student Academic Support
Academic Center 145
Telephone: 509-358-7963
Fax: 509-358-7538
kkclark@wsu.edu

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