LosAngelesValleyCollege

Student Health Center

Medical Services Frequently Asked Questions

Office Information

Medical office 

Location & Hours

Winter 2015
January 6 – February 5, 2015

Tues., Wed., Thurs.
8 am  6 pm

Mon. & Fri.: CLOSED

Call (818) 947-2918

 

Psychological Services Location & Hours
Campus Center Bldg Rm 108
Appointment can be made

Monday - Thursday
9 am  7 pm

Friday: CLOSED

Call (818) 778-5708

 

Psychological services
(walk-in Hours)

Monday:
9 am – 10 am &
3 pm - 7 pm
Tuesday:
9 am - 7 pm
Wednesday:
9 am - 7 pm
Thursday & Friday: CLOSED

 

(Crisis Hours)

Monday:
3 pm - 5 pm
Tuesday:
11 am - 1 pm
Wednesday: 
3 pm  5 pm
Thursday & Friday: CLOSED


Campus Emergency

Call Campus Sheriff 
(818) 947-2911

Medical Services FAQ Psychological Services FAQ


Q: What do I need to do to be seen?

A: Call to schedule an appointment at 818-947-2918

 

Q: What do I need to bring to my appointment?

A: You must present your student ID and current registration indicating that you have paid for the student health fee for the current semester

 

Q: Do I have to be enrolled in a certain number of units to be seen?

A: As long as you are enrolled in 1 unit and you have paid your health fee, you are eligible to be seen

 

Q: How much does it cost per visit?

A: To be seen by a medical provider, it is at no cost to you. If you need certain labs or immunizations, those are available at a reasonable low cost.

 

Q: Are the services confidential?

A: All services are private and confidential. No information regarding your care may be revealed to anyone without your written consent or as mandated by law.

 

Q: Do you accept credit cards or check as payment for any services?

A: No. Cash only is accepted.

 

Q: Do you do Physicals?

A: Yes. These are by appointment only.

 

Q: Can I get a Tuberculosis (TB) skin test?

A: Yes, for a reasonable fee. See Cost tab for all prices. Only on certain days of the week we offer this service. Please inquire.

 

Q: Can I get tested for HIV or any Sexual Transmitted Illness (STI)?

A: Each test is at a reasonable cost. We also have a list of resources with several facilities near our campus that can offer the above tests at no cost to you if you qualify. Please inquire or view the link HIV-STD Testing Resources.

 

Q: If I have an emergency on or off campus, can I come there for assistance?

A: No. We do not offer emergency services. For OFF campus emergencies, call 911. For ON campus emergencies, contact the LAVC sheriff’s at (818) 947-2911 or x2911 from a campus phone.

 

Q: Do you offer PAP smear tests for females?

A: Yes, for a reasonable fee. We also can resource you to several local medical facilities who offers Family PACT programs which may offer a PAP and screening tests at not cost to you , if you qualify. Please inquire with us or view the link http://www.familypact.org.

 

Q: Do you do pregnancy test?

A: Yes, at a low reasonable cost. We also can resource you to several local medical facilities who offers Family PACT programs which may offer a Pregnancy test at no cost to you , if you qualify. Please inquire with us or view the link http://www.familypact.org.

 

Q: I am pregnant. Can I receive medical care there?

A: No. We can resource you to several local medical facilities who specialize in Prenatal care for you and your baby. If you qualify, Prenatal Medical Care can be at no cost to you. Please inquire with us or view the link http://www.americanpregnancy.org/.

 

Q: Do you offer health insurance?

A: Most young adults can stay on their parent’s family plan until they turn 26. For more information visit www.facebook.com/youngadultcoverage or www.healthcare.gov.  Download this Flyer (PDF) to learn more about the Affordable Care Act.

 

Q: Where are you located?

A: We are located at the North Gym.