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What is UAB student health services?

FLU SHOTS ARE NOW AVAILABLE! Welcome to UAB Student Health Services, your on-campus resource for healthcare needs. We are an appointment-based clinic with primary and specialty care available. How Did We Do?

What should I do if I have an emergency at UAB?

You may also schedule a visit with Student Health Services at 205-934-3580, and SHS usually has same or next day urgent appointments. If the Student Health & Wellness Center is closed, visit the nearest Emergency Department, or call UAB Police Department (205-934-3535) to be directed to the appropriate resources.

Do UAB students have access to medical office visits?

All currently enrolled UAB undergraduate and graduate students have access to medical office visits, evaluation and development of a treatment plan at no additional out of pocket cost beyond the payment of regular UAB tuition.

How do I make an appointment for Student Health&Wellness?

If none are available on the portal, call Student Health Services (SHS) at (205) 934-3580 to speak with a staff member and schedule a Same-Day appointment. If SHS is closed, call (205) 934-3411 and ask for the doctor-on-call for Student Health & Wellness.

How do you call a room at UAB Hospital?

Answer: If you would like to contact a patient, please call 205-934-4322 and give the first and last name of the patient. You will be connected to the patient's room.

Does UAB require students to be vaccinated?

Employees and Students All UAB students and employees should make an appointment to receive a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine (first and second doses). UAB is administering the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine, which requires two shots separated by at least 21 days. Student vaccines are not required but highly encouraged.

How do I submit immunization records to UAB?

This is easily accomplished by taking a picture of the documentation with a smartphone and uploading it to your Patient Portal. Submit your immunization records via the Patient Portal. Submit your immunization records via the Patient Portal.

How do I enroll in UAB patient portal?

Welcome to myUABMedicineThe patient portal can be used to:Signing Up.Registration Step-by-Step.Step 1: Watch your email inbox for the invitation. ... Step 2: In the email invitation you receive, click on the link provided. ... Step 3: Next you will be asked to verify your information.More items...

How can I get the Covid vaccine in Alabama?

Get Vaccinated Eligible Alabamians can receive a COVID-19 vaccine through the Federal Retail Pharmacy Program at select Costco, CVS, Sam's Club, Walgreens and Walmart locations, among others, across the state.

Does UAB require masks?

Health & Safety Students. Effective 4 p.m. March 4, 2022, UAB no longer requires masks to be worn inside non-clinical university buildings; read more below. UAB continues to consult public health and infectious diseases experts to assess the pandemic and make data-driven decisions to safely pursue our vital mission.

What immunizations are required for UAB?

Immunization RequirementsI. MMR (Measles, Mumps, Rubella)II. Tdap – (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Acellular Pertussis)III. Hepatitis B Series.IV. Varicella (Chickenpox/Shingles)V. Meningococcal.VI. Tuberculosis Screening.

How do I access my UAB email?

Log into Office 365 to check your email from anywhere. You can use the Outlook app on mobile or log into mail.uab.edu. Use Microsoft Teams to chat with University employees, faculty and students.

Does UAB use Epic?

UAB's new Educational Programs and Innovation Consortia (EPIC) seeks to streamline and assist in the process of developing UAB joint programs.

What EMR does UAB use?

A system known as Bedside Medical Device Integration (BMDI) uses 400 physiologic monitors and 140 ventilators to read the vital signs of patients in UAB Hospital's critical care and surgery recovery units. The data is immediately available in each patient's EMR, where nurses verify the accuracy of the information.

Does UAB use Cerner?

Welch Allyn and Cerner, a premier EMR software provider, have partnered to create a unique data integration solution. Tune in to learn how UAB Hospital used this connectivity strategy to improve patient medical records and experience improvements in patient safety, workflow, accuracy of data and time at bedside.

Does Cerner have a patient portal?

HealtheLife. The Cerner patient portal offering, HealtheLifeSM, is a web-based solution that enables interaction and engagement between health care organizations and people in their population.

What's the number to UAB Hospital?

(205) 934-3411Identification and CharacteristicsName and Address:UAB Hospital 1802 Sixth Avenue South Birmingham, AL 35233Telephone Number:(205) 934-3411Hospital Website:www.uabmedicine.org/locations/...CMS Certification Number :010033Type of Facility:Short Term Acute Care9 more rows

What does UAB Hospital stand for?

University of Alabama at BirminghamUniversity of Alabama at Birmingham.

What is the number to call for student health and wellness?

If you have an illness and need advice/assistance when Student Health & Wellness is closed (nights, weekends and holidays), call the university paging operator at (205) 934-3411 and ask for the doctor on-call for Student Health & Wellness.

What is the phone number for UAB?

If the Student Health & Wellness Center is closed, visit the nearest Emergency Department, or call UAB Police Department (205-934-3535) to be directed to the appropriate resources. If you need to talk to someone, the following crisis lines offer 24-hour support: Suicide Prevention Lifeline: (800) 273-8255.

How to contact SHS?

If none are available on the portal, call Student Health Services (SHS) at (205) 934-3580 to speak with a staff member and schedule a Same-Day appointment. If SHS is closed, call (205) 934-3411 and ask for the doctor-on-call for Student Health & Wellness. To find an In-Network Urgent Care or PCP with United Health Care Insurance click HERE .

What is the phone number for student counseling?

Call Student Counseling Services at (205-934-5816) You may also schedule a visit with Student Health Services at 205-934-3580 or on the Patient Portal to discuss a mental health problem.

Does the X-ray benefit cover lab testing?

This benefit does not cover diagnostic testing (lab and x-ray) or procedures. Diagnostic testing (lab and x-ray) and procedures are available on a fee-for-service basis and can be billed to the student’s insurance or, for those without insurance, directly to the student.

What is a UAB student health insurance plan?

This plan includes preventive services and unlimited lifetime maximums for medical and prescription coverage. The SHIP is a 1-year commercial policy that is re-negotiated annually ...

Do international students need health insurance?

This student insurance policy requires health insurance for all international students, student enrolled in a clinical program, undergraduate students registered for 9 or more credit hours, and most graduate and professional students. Students who do not have their own private coverage are automatically enrolled in the Student Health Insurance ...

Mission Statement

UAB Student Health Services delivers comprehensive, high quality, confidential, evidence based primary healthcare in an efficient, friendly, and caring manner to students so that they may succeed in their studies and professional lives at UAB and beyond.

Vision

We will continue to expand upon promoting our students' health and wellness and to be the health care provider of choice for students at the University of Alabama at Birmingham.

How much is the SHIP?

The annual premium for the plan is $1,966 ($163.74 monthly). The premium for the semester of enrollment will be automatically charged to the student’s account. If the student has private coverage, a waiver must be submitted. For more information regarding the waiver, select HERE.

Is there optional coverage available if I am not a required student?

Yes. There is optional coverage available for those who do not meet the eligibility criteria. This coverage has an annual premium as follows:

Where can I use the SHIP? Does my provider have to be in a network?

While in Birmingham, AL, for all Primary Care, you must use UAB Student Health Services. From there, you can receive referrals as needed. Outside of the Birmingham area, you can use your insurance anywhere. However, in network providers and facilities have agreed to provide their services at a discounted rate.

Does the plan include dental, vision, and pharmacy coverage?

The plan covers pediatric dental and vision coverage for insured up to age 19. Find the most convenient participating pharmacy by clicking Find Pharmacy on University of Alabama – Birmingham insurance page at uhcsr.com/uab. You may also locate participating pharmacies within MyAccount and the UHCSR app. App Store and Play Store

How do I read an Explanation of Benefits (EOB)?

Why do I need to “enroll” when I have already paid for the Student Health Insurance Plan?