Urgent Care will be closed Tuesday, October 21, 8-9am for staff training. To seek care during this time: 1) Contact the Advice Nurse (510)643-7197 or send a secure message through eTang, 2) schedule a same day Primary Care appointment online through eTang, or 3) go to the nearest Emergency Room - Alta Bates Hospital (2450 Ashby Ave), or Urgent Care clinic (3095 Telegraph Ave).
- During the regular school year, Tang Center hours for most offices are 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday.
- Urgent Care is open 8am-6pm (last check-in 5:30pm), Monday-Friday; 9am-5pm (last check-in 4:30pm) on Saturday.
- Pharmacy is open 8:30am-6pm, Monday-Friday; 9am-12:30pm and 1-5pm on Saturday.
- The Tang Center is closed Sundays and holidays.
- Please check below for specific hours of other services.
- See After Hours Assistance for resources
and referral information when the Tang Center is closed.
|Advice Nurse||Call (510) 643-7197, Monday-Friday, 8am-4:30pm to speak with an Advice Nurse. SHIP members who'd like to speak to a nurse when we are closed may contact the Aetna Student Health 24/7 nurse line at (800) 681-4065.|
|After Hours Assistance||See After Hours Assistance for information and referrals for urgent and non-urgent problems, prescription refills, emergency contraception, and other services that may be needed when Tang Center is closed.|
|Career Counseling Library||Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm|
|CARE Services||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Appointments available during the noon hour.|
|Cashier Office||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Open 12-1pm.|
|Counseling (CPS)||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, except Thursdays 9am-5pm
Emergency Counseling, Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm
|Ergonomics Showroom||Call (877) 722-9090 toll-free to schedule an appointment to try adjustable chairs, tables and keyboard trays prior to purchase. Appointments are available on Tuesdays from 8am-12pm and on Wednesdays from 12-4pm.|
|Health Net||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. 24-hour medical coverage is available for emergencies, including during University holidays and inter-sessions. Call (510) 642-1976 when the Tang Center is closed to be connected to the answering service.|
|Health Insurance Office||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm, except Thursdays, 9am-5pm.|
|Health Promotion Unit||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Closed 12-1pm.|
||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Closed 12-1pm.|
|Medical Records||Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm. Open 12-1pm.|
|Occupational Health Clinic||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Closed 12-1pm.|
|Pharmacy||Monday-Friday, 8:30am-6pm; Saturday, 9am-12:30pm and
1-5pm. The Pharmacy is closed Sundays and University holidays. See Pharmacy Services if you need pharmacy assistance when we are closed.
|Physical Therapy||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm (last appointment 4pm). Closed 12-1pm and Thursdays, 11am-1pm.|
|Self-Care Resource Center||Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm. Closed 12-1pm.|
|Social Services||Monday-Friday 8am-5pm. Closed 11:45am to 1pm.|
|TB Testing||TB testing is provided in the Specialty Clinic (first floor, Tang) on a drop-in basis. Please note: No TB tests administered on Fridays prior to Monday holidays, or on the following dates: 8/29, 9/1, 11/11, 11/24, 11/25, 11/28, 12/19, 12/22, 12/23, 12/26, 12/29, 12/30.
Faculty/staff: For TB testing arranged by a campus department, please contact Occupational Health Clinic for details: (510) 643-7177.
|Urgent Care||Monday-Friday, 8am-6pm (last
check-in 5:30pm), Saturday, 9am-5pm (last check-in 4:30pm).
Closed Sundays and Holidays (see After Hours Assistance below).
|Emergencies||For life-threatening emergencies, call 911. Also see Emergency/Crisis.|
|Urgent medical or mental health problems||If you have an urgent medical or mental health problem that cannot wait until the Tang Center is open:
|Non-urgent problems||If your problem can wait until the Tang Center is open:|
|Cancel appointments||Medical appointments:
Call (510) 643-7033, 24 hours a day, to cancel an appointment, or cancel online through eTang. You must cancel at least 24 hours in advance or you will be billed a $25 Late Cancellation Fee.
Call (510) 642-9494 (CPS) or (510) 642-6074 (Social Services) 24 hours a day, to cancel an appointment. You must cancel at least 24 hours in advance or you will be billed a Late Cancellation Fee.
|Emergency contraception||The Morning After Pill, used for emergency contraception (not birth control) needs to be taken within 72-120 hours of unprotected intercourse or a broken condom. (It is most effective if taken within 72 hours.) If you cannot wait for the Tang Center to open, check www.ec-help.org for pharmacies that provide emergency contraception. Also see Pregnancy Options: Medical, Counseling and Educational Services.|
|Dental emergency||See http://metlife.com/dental for a list of dentists or call (800) 942-0854 to speak to a dental plan representative.|
|UHS Health Net members||Call (510) 642-1976 to make an appointment. If you have an urgent problem that cannot wait until the Tang Center is open, please call After Hours Assistance at (510) 643-7197 to reach the on-call doctor.|
|Insurance authorization||No authorization from the Student Health Insurance Office is required for visits to an emergency room or urgent care center when Tang is closed. Please provide facility with your Aetna Student Health card. Claims submitted to Aetna will be processed according to the SHIP benefits.
All follow-up care must be authorized in advance by the Student Health Insurance Office.
|Pharmacies with extended hours||See List of Pharmacies in the Bay Area.
The Tang Center Pharmacy automated Prescription Refill Line is (510) 643-7363.
|Urgent care centers in the area||See List of Urgent Care Centers in the area with extended hours.|