The Campus Health Center provides basic health services that focus on primary prevention care, health education and counseling, care for acute minor illnesses and injuries, and the maintenance of health records and assistance with the university insurance plan.
Location: The Health Center is located on the ground level of the Agnese/Sosa parking garage. The entrance to is behind the Illa Faye Miller School of Nursing; there is a red awning over the entrance.
Contact: Phone - 210.829.6017 Facebook: www.facebook.com/UIWSHAC
Office Hours: No appointments are necessary. Students are seen on a walk-in basis.
Fall and Spring Semester(s): Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. Friday, 8a.m. - 5 p.m.;
Summer Hours: Mon - Fri 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Cost: There is no fee for most services available to registered students.
Counseling Services are available to you, the students of the University of the Incarnate Word on an appointment basis. The ever challenging demands of growth, change, and the expanding horizons of learning are at times stressful, and often require an adjustment of attitudes and coping skills. Two full-time professional counselors and doctoral interns are present on a daily basis to assist you. Personal counseling, couple issues, addiction, stress management and anxiety reduction are among the topics they can address. Referral sources are also available.
Telephone Number: (210) 832-5656
Location: Watson Center. 2nd floor Rm: 216
Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Thursday/ Fridays 8-5: By appointment
Wellness Center facilities include the Wellness Center, Ann Barshop Natatorium, Brainpower Center for Fencing & International Sports as well as the Intramural Sport Department and the Club Sport Department. UIW students and staff are eligible to compete in intramural sports, while club sports are generally reserved for UIW students.
Wellness Center Front Desk: (210) 805-5872
Wellness Center Office: (210) 805-5873
KEEP YOUR INSURANCE CARD WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES:
In the event of a injury or illness, call Campus Police at 210-829-6030. The University of the Incarnate Word Campus Police are the designated first responders to emergency and medical situations.
If the incident/accident is:
Students with UIW Health Insurance have the following Hospitals in their PPO (Preferred Provider Organization)
There are two Minor Emergency Clinics with-in miles of the University Campus that specialize in rapid minor emergency care:
The Alamo Heights Minor Emergency Clinic located at 6496 North New Braunfels, open 24 hours
Telephone (210) 930-4500.
The Alamo City Medical Group River Walk Clinic is a 24 hour clinic located at 414 Navarro.
Telephone (210) 225-4810.
Both clinics accept a wide variety of health insurance, as well as the University's student health insurance.
• The policy maximum benefit is unlimited.
• The in-network out-of-pocket maximum is $6,350 per person and $12,700 family.
• Benefits are subject to a $100 deductible per person, per condition. The in-network deductible is waived when a referral for outside care is received from the student health service.
• Repatriation and medical evacuation benefits providing 24-hour assistance services are included.
• 24-hour nurse line program providing phone based health information is included.
• To maximize savings and reduce out-of-pocket expenses, select a PHCS by Multiplan in-network provider. These providers have agreed to provide services at discounted rates.
For assistance and questions about insurance benefits, ID cards, claim status, or claim processing:
Student Assurance Services, Inc. (SAS)
Post Office Box 196 Stillwater, MN 55082-0196
Phone: (800) 328-2739
Paul Fisher, PINNACLE STUDENT INSURANCE
4114 Pond Hill Road, Suite #100 Shavano Park, TX 78231
Preferred Provider Directory or Questions PHCS by MultiPlan Website: www.multiplan.com
SAS Plan Number: 42-61-0012-024-606-5
Requests to waive the UIW International Insurance fee will be considered based on
one of the three categories listed in the Waiver Policy (attached). All categories
must also meet the minimum requirements listed below the table of categories AND have
equal coverage. So, for example if you have a comparable coverage but it does not
fit into one of the categories, it will not qualify for a waiver.
To request a waiver, please schedule an appointment with ISSS.