Student Health Services Hours
During the reading period and finals, Student Health Services will be open 8:30AM until 2:30 PM Monday to Thursday and 8:30AM to 12:30 PM on Fridays. On days when there is a morning exam, the clinic will open at 8AM. The last day to see a physician at SHS is Friday, May 13th. Remember to take care of any medical needs and get medication refills before summer break!
Due to the high demand for medical services during the finals period, SHS offers only limited physical exams during the reading and finals period.
Free Chair Massage
Stressbusters is coming back! Student Health Services is pleased to offer free head, neck, and shoulder massages by appointment for four days during the Final Exam period! Massages are available to all Hastings students.
Stressbusters will take place in the Dobbs Atrium from 11AM until 2PM on the following dates:
Please come to Student Health Services (Room 202, 200 McAllister Street) to sign up for a time that works for you. Sign-up sheet will be available on 4/25/16. Due to time constraints, we are unable to schedule appointments for Stressbusters massage by phone or email.
How to use UCSHIP during the summer break
If you have UC SHIP and need to see a physician over summer break, you may self-refer. In order to find an Anthem Blue Cross PPO provider within California please select the following prompts on the network website:
In order to find a network provider within the US (but outside California) select the PPO button under guest, and go to the next page.
Congratulations from the practitioners and staff at SHS! Go here for information that you may need.
Important Tax Information for Students Enrolled in UC SHIPThe 1095-B is the new Internal Revenue Service (IRS) health coverage form verifying you were enrolled in a healthcare plan in 2015 that qualifies as Minimum Essential Coverage (MEC) as required by the ACA. UC SHIP is a MEC-recognized healthcare plan. You should have received your Form 1095-B by early April, verifying that you satisfied the “individual mandate” under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) for the 2015 tax year. Please know that you can report your healthcare plan without your 1095-B. Please go here for more information.
Beginning August 1, 2015, the University of California Students and their dependents can download the new StudentHealth app through Anthem Blue Cross.
Using your smartphone or tablet you can quickly and easily access UC SHIP, including:
Just download the StudentHealth app from the Apple App Store or Google Play, and in a few minutes you will be on your way.
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