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LOCATION & HOURS


Building A-9 (Near Lot #1 & ASO)

For the current hours, click here.
The Student Health & Wellness Center is closed on weekends and school holidays.

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Student Health & Wellness Center

In the event of a MEDICAL EMERGENCY on campus, call:

Campus Sheriff: (310) 287-4314

 

The Sheriffs are available 24 hours per day in Parking Lot #5.

The WLAC Student Health & Wellness Center is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for all students attending the college. The Center provides FREE & LOW COST health care services to all currently enrolled WLAC students. It is primarily supported by the Student Health Fee. Students must show a WLAC photo ID and proof of enrollment to receive services.

All medical and mental health services are provided by a Medical Provider or a Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist. An on-call physician is available for medical consults.


Appointments

Call (310) 287-4478

To schedule an appointment for medical and gynecological screenings. All other services are available by walk-in appointment.

Some services may require out-of-pocket fees.


List of Services

General Health Services

  • On-Site Certifi ed Nurse Practitionerable to diagnosis, treat, and dispense prescription medication
  • Physical Exams
  • Non-Urgent Medical Care
  • Gynecological Services (i.e. pap smears)*
  • First Aid for Minor Burns, Cuts, Sprains, and Sores
  • Family Planning & Contraception
  • Pregnancy Test and Condoms*
  • Over-the-Counter Medications
  • Blood Pressure and Diabetic Monitoring
  • Basic Hearing / Vision Exams
  • TB Screenings & Immunizations
  • Diagnosis & Treatment of Short-term Illnesses (Flu, Cold, Sore Throats)
  • Referrals to Off-Campus Physicians, Medical Centers, Clinics and Telephone Hotlines
  • Health Information, Workshops & Annual Health Fair

* FAMPACT program available

 

Mental Health Services

  • Depression
  • Anxiety (Test, Social, etc.)
  • Relationship Problems / Couple Therapy
  • Stress Management
  • Family Confl icts
  • Substance Abuse
  • Suicidal Thoughts
  • Domestic Violence
  • Grief
  • Eating Disorders
  • Alternative Lifestyles
  • Parenting
  • Time Management
  • Referrals to Community Resources

 

Partial List of Lab Tests

Some labs and immunizations require out-of-pocket fees.

 

  • College Health Screen (screens for anemia, diabetes, cholesterol, kidney function)
  • CBC (screens for anemia)
  • Glucose random/fasting (screens for diabetes)
  • ABO & Rh (Blood type)
  • TSH (screens for thyroid function)
  • Measles (Titer)
  • German Measles (Titer)
  • Mumps (Titer)
  • HIV
  • RPR
  • IMMUNIZATIONS
  • MMR
  • Hepatitis
  • Td
  • TB Skin Test
  • Varicella
  • Flu Vaccine (at select times during the year)