Medical Care: Confidential, high quality, outpatient medical visits for acute & sub-acute illness & injury, basic mental health concerns, women's health & contraception, sports & travel medicine, immunizations, preventative health & more. After hours care, specialist care & comprehensive care for complex chronic conditions are beyond the scope of the Student Health Center (SHC). Interim & transitional care including coordination with off-campus providers and/or referral is provided when chronic or specialty care, complex diagnostic testing, hospitalization, or other services beyond the scope or hours of operation of the SHC are indicated. Additionally, all students have free access to our monthly online health magazine Cal Maritime Student Health 101.
Lab & X-ray: Free basic diagnostic lab tests & basic plain X-ray studies for conditions that are being treated at the SHS. More complex lab tests may be billed to students private insurance.
Pharmacy: The SHC pharmacy stocks only the most common medications prescribed by SHC providers. Prescriptions from off-campus providers should be filled elsewhere.
Condoms: Safe sex is always encouraged and free condoms are available in the SHC. Remember No Glove, No Love!
For After Hours Care: Call 911 for emergencies. For other after-hours medical needs, contact your personal off-campus physician, health insurance advice line, an urgent care clinic, or an emergency room. See the SHC After Hours Care information below for some local sources of after-hours care.
Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS): CAPS is located in the Student Health Center and offers counseling, crisis intervention, consultation, mental health assessment, education, prevention, outreach, and linkage to community resources at no additional charge to Cal Maritime students. CAPS provides assistance to students experiencing a range of concerns, including personal, academic, interpersonal/relationship, family, social, and other psychological difficulties.