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Health Services

UIW Health Services is open Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. We offer in-person provider visits as well as Telemedicine visits. To schedule an appointment please call (210) 829-6017 or (210) 829-3175.

COVID-19 Testing will be completed outside or in your car.

COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing (15-minute results) is available at Health Services and is covered with a copayment by insurance if you are symptomatic or had recent exposure to someone diagnosed with COVID-19. The self-pay rate for Rapid Antigen Testing is $35.

COVID-19 PCR Testing is available at UIW Health Services. All PCR tests are sent to Quest Diagnostics and billed through Quest. Results take 5-7 days on average.

Evening and Weekend healthcare options:

Telemedicine is available to all UIW students and employees through Christus Urgent Care

Christus Promptu Urgent Care Carmel Canyon (Telemedicine or In-person)
11823 Culebra Rd Ste 105
San Antonio, TX 78253
(210) 598-1517
Monday- Friday: 8 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Sat and Sunday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Impact Urgent Care (Telemedicine or In-person)
1211 Austin Hwy
San Antonio, TX 78253
(210) 774-5010
Monday- Friday: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sat and Sunday: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Students with Wellfleet Insurance

Wellfleet Nurseline: 1-800-634-7629 (24/7 access to a Registered Nurse)

Employees with Gilsbar Insurance

MD Live: 1-877-953-4955 (telehealth available 24/7)

For Emergencies:

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital – Alamo Heights
403 Treeline Dr.
San Antonio, TX 78209

CHRISTUS Santa Rosa Hospital- Medical Center
2827 Babcock Rd
San Antonio, TX 78229

The Emergency Clinic Alamo Heights
6496 N. New Braunfels Ave.
San Antonio, Texas 78209
(210) 930-4500

The Emergency Clinic By The Pearl
2015 Broadway St.
San Antonio, Texas 78215
(210) 961-4118

In the event of an emergency, please call 911.

The University of the Incarnate Word University Police Department is the designated first responder to emergency and medical situations.

The Primary Care Clinic provides health services that focus on primary prevention care, health education and counseling, care for illnesses and injuries, the maintenance of health records and assistance with the university insurance plan.

All members of the UIW community are encouraged to take responsibility for their body, mind, and spirit. The community is challenged to examine their own personal wellness plan. Support is given for changes resulting in continued improvement and growth. The smoking cessation program is available to the UIW community.

Privacy Notice: We value the privacy of all members of the community. We will not disclose a patient's care outside of this office without their permission.

Cost: Co-payment or appropriate fee is due at time of visit and is based on the insurance carried by the patient.

Services Provided

  • Treatment of illnesses and injuries
  • Blood pressure, diabetes and cholesterol screenings
  • Smoking cessation program
  • Referrals to physicians, community agencies and campus resources
  • Health promotion, education, and counseling
  • Assistance with student accident and illness insurance
  • Health promotion, education, counseling and psychiatrist services
  • Well Woman Exams

We Offer

  • Selected immunizations (Influenza, Td, TdaP, Hep B, and Meningitis)
  • Gardasil injections
  • Physical exams (by appointment only, call 210-829-6017)
  • TB skin tests (Mon-Wed from 8 a.m.-p.m.)
  • Over-the-counter (OTC) medications
  • Prescriptions for medications when medically indicated
  • Quest Diagnostics and LabCorpTiter lab request forms

Title IX

Report sexual misconduct including sexual harassment, sexual assault, sexual exploitation, stalking and relationship violence through the Title IX website.

Hours of Operation

Closed weekends and UIW Holidays

Monday- Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

We are located on the ground level of the Agnese/Sosa parking garage. The entrance to our facility is behind the Ila Faye Miller School of Nursing and Health Professions; there is a red awning over the entrance.

Please click on link for our location on Campus map: Health Services Office

Summer 2021 Closure Dates

  • Monday, May 31 (Memorial Day)
  • Monday, July 5 (Independence Day)

Contact Us

Office email

healthsvcs@uiwtx.edu

Phone number

(210) 829-6017

Fax number

(210) 829-3125

Schedule your physical exam today with one of our 2 physicians or nurse practitioner.

Psychiatrist appointments for enrolled students are now located in the Health Services Clinic. Call (210) 829-6017 to schedule an appointment.

In the event of an emergency for a student injury or illness, call University Police at (210) 829-6030.