Student Health Center

Student Health is dedicated to providing you with the highest quality care in a friendly and expedient manner.

The office sees itself as your “wellness hub while away from home.” The Student Health Center operates with UMaryland Immediate Care. The staff maintains a policy of strict confidentiality and will not release information without the student’s written permission.

The Student Health Center is supported by student health fees, which are included in tuition. Please bring your student ID.

Locations and Hours

UMaryland Immediate Care: 408 W. Lombard St. between Eutaw and Paca streets

  • Practice Hours
    7 a.m.-4:45 p.m., Monday-Friday 
          
        
    To make an appointment, call 667-214-1899

          To reach a health care provider after hours and on weekends, call 667-214-1800  

  • Administrative Hours (located in the lower level of the 408 W. Lombard St. location)
    8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday
    To contact the office staff, call 667-214-1883
  • Students who may feel uncomfortable seeing a provider who may later serve as their instructor may contact the Director of Student Health, Greg Huang, MD, at 667-214-1899 to discuss available options.

Services

Services are provided on a walk-in, first-come, first-served basis with the exception of routine physicals, pre-ops, and well woman exams that are scheduled. To schedule a routine physical, call 667-214-1899.

  • The following services are provided to University of Maryland, Baltimore students.  
    • Physicals (by appointment only)
    • Routine gynecological examinations, including Pap smears (by appointment only)
    • Pre-ops
    • Contraception/Family Planning Counseling. (Effective Aug. 1, 2017, an office visit co-pay and service fees may apply depending on your insurance for procedures; for example, IUDs/nexplanon insertions and colposcopies) 
    • Acute and chronic health care visits
    • Sports medicine (Effective Aug. 1, 2017, a specialty co-pay and service fees may apply depending on your insurance)
    • Treatment of minor injuries
    • Allergy shot administration (last allergy shot administered at 4:15 p.m., Monday-Friday)
    • Blood pressure screening
    • Mental health services
    • Referral to specialty care
  • Additional services for which fees that will be charged to your insurance and that you may have co-payment amounts include:
    Diagnostic imaging and laboratory testing

A health care provider can be reached after hours and on weekends at 667-214-1800.

How to Use Student Health

ALL immunization and TB requirements are uploaded directly to Castle Branch. It is the student's responsibility to upload their documentation to Castle Branch.

For questions about your immunization or TB requirements.

Student Health Administrative Office
408 W. Lombard St., Lower Level

Phone: 667-214-1883

Fax: 410-685-1962

Hours: 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

shealth@som.umaryland.edu 
  
For walk-in care for acute health needs (scheduled appointments must be made for GYNs, physicals, or pre-ops)

UMaryland Immediate Care 
408 W. Lombard St., Upper Level 

Phone: 667-214-1899

Fax: 410-685-3142

Hours: 7 a.m.-4:45 p.m.

Your walk-in or scheduled visit can be expedited by filling out a New Patient Registration Form in advance. This is demographic, emergency contact, and insurance information. You are required to bring your insurance card to your visit.

This information is necessary for any new patient for any service to be seen in clinics such as acute/preventative visits, allergy shots, or immunizations. 

Walk-In Shot Times

  • For PPD testing and all other immunizations
    UMaryland Immediate Care 
    408 W. Lombard St., Upper Level 

    Shot times only:
    • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-10 a.m.
    • Monday and Thursday: 3 p.m.-4 p.m.
    • Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday: noon-1 p.m.

TB skin tests are not placed on Thursdays
   
No appointment is necessary for immunization/ppd administration. Students are served on a first-come, first-served basis during walk-in shot time.  

Student Waivers

University policy requires that all full-time students carry health insurance. If you have neither enrolled nor filed a waiver by the deadline, you will be automatically enrolled for individual coverage and charged accordingly on your tuition bill. The deadline to submit the waiver is Sept. 15. Students who do not submit this form by the deadline will be automatically enrolled in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP).

Please refer to www.gallagherstudent.com/umb for the enrollment or waiving process.

Coverage for all currently enrolled students will end July 31.

If you have any questions, please contact Gallagher Student Health and Special Risk toll free at 1-844-288-4916 or through online LiveChat by visiting the Gallagher Student website linked above.