Student Health Service 2141 K Street, NW Suite 501 Washington, DC 20037 Tel: (202) 994-6827 Fax: (202) 973-1572 http://gwired.gwu.edu/shs
Session Overview • General Information • Mission • Services • Appointments • Immunization Requirements • Fees and Payment • Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) • Health Education & Outreach
General Information • Location 2141 K Street NW, Suite 501 • Eligibility All Registered Students • Hours of operation • After Hours Medical Advice Line Summer Semester Monday – Friday 8:30am – 5:00pm Fall & Spring Semesters Monday - Friday 8:30am - 5:00 Saturday: 9:00am -12 noon
Mission • To provide high quality medical care to all GW students • To provide easy access to care to enable students to return to classes as quickly as possible • To educate and encourage students to become active participants in their own care. • To monitor and respond to public health issues on the GW campus • To support the University community in making healthy life style choices through education, outreach, and special programming.
Services • Medical Care • Specialty Care and Referrals • Prescriptions • Immunizations • Psychiatry
Appointments • Scheduling • Online Student Health • Emergency Care • Confidentiality • After Hours Medical Advice Line
Immunization Requirements • Required Immunizations • MMR • Tetanus / Diphtheria • Varicella (Chickenpox) • Hepatitis B • Meningitis • Recommended Immunizations • HPV (Gardasil) • Infuenza annually
Fees Visit Medication Supplies Laboratory Immunization Fees and Payment • Gworld • Mastercard • Visa • Bill Student Account
Student Health Insurance Plan • Insurance coverage not required to be seen in SHS, but it is strongly recommended that each student have adequate health insurance coverage. • GW Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) is managed by Aetna student Health. • Students enrolled in SHIP are exempt from charges associated with routine medical office visits and psychiatric visits. • For info regarding coverage, premiums, and enrollment visit:www.aetnastudenthealth.com
Health Education and Outreach • HOPEs – Health Outreach Peer Educators • Smoking Cessation • Nutrition • Sexual Health • Flu Vaccine Clinics • Blood Pressure Screening • STI / STD Screening
Contact GWU Student Health Service 2141 K Street, NW Suite 501 Washington, DC 20037 Tel: (202) 994-6827 Fax: (202) 973-1572 http://gwired.gwu.edu/shs Contact Aetna Student Health www.aetnastudenthealth.com Questions?