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Welcome to Students Health Services!
Peralta Student Health Services is the primary source of medical care for all Peralta Community College students. Peralta Colleges Student Health Services is dedicated to assisting students to achieve and maintain optimum physical, mental and emotional health. We are committed to providing quality health care at a reasonable cost. Check us out on Facebook & Instagram @ Peralta Student Health Services to get the latest updates, medical tips and resources!
Laney Wellness Center I
Location: Laney Tower, Room 25o
First Aide Services include:
- Supplies (Motrin, aspirin, extra strength Tylenol, antacids, condoms, feminine products, Band-Aids).
- First aid, burns, cuts, abrasions falls
- Respond to campus emergencies after incident is called to 510 466-7236
- General Health Education, especially those struggling with asthma, chronic infections, diabetes, high blood pressure.
Laney Wellness Center II
Location: Laney Student Center, 4th Floor, Room SC-410
Medical Services: Healthy Communities Inc.
Nurse Practitioner: Yuting Wong
Medical Assistant: Merrick Wise
Yuting Wong, RN, MSN
1 p.m.-5 p.m.
(Closed 12 p.m.-1 p.m. for lunch)
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Merrick Wise Medical Assistant
9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Medical Services include:
- Eye Exam Voucher****
- Pap Smears
- TB testing (Tue)
- Sexually Transmitted Infections Testing & Treatment
- Health Education
- Physical Exams (limited to job, volunteer, or college program placements)
- Family Planning
- Pregnancy Testing
- Flu Shots (seasonal)
- Referrals for urgent care
- Doctor visit
- Insurance Eligibility Screening & Enrollment Services ( Thu); Cal Fresh (Food Stamp) program, Covered California, Medi-Cal
- Resources and Referral Services
The Acupuncture/ Massage team is available every Thursday from 9-5 in the Laney Tower on the 2nd floor, Room 250. The Spring 2017 schedule is as follows:
February 2, 9, 16, 23; March 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
April 6, 20, 27; May 4, 11, 18
To schedule an appointment go to http://ccacu.net/ or call please call (510)682-8030 .
PCCD students are allowed to schedule three appointments per semester of either acupuncture/ massage a month apart from one another. Each session is 30 minutes long, fully clothed and oil free. Please arrive on time, because after 3 minutes your slot can be given to someone else. If you forgot or miss your appointment, unfortunately you can’t make an appointment in the future.
Insurance Eligibility Screening & Enrollment Services:
Are you in need of health insurance? If so, John Holman, Patient navigator can assist with enrolling you into Medi-Cal, Covered California & Cal Fresh (formally known as food stamps). He is available at the Laney Wellness Center II every Thursday from 9 am-5 pm to discuss any health insurance questions or concerns.
Mental Health Services:
Are you stressed out and having trouble coping? Are you worried about your classes? Are you having trouble balancing your life’s activities and commitments?
Mental Health Counseling is available to all students at all campuses. All Peralta students are allowed to have 8-10 sessions with a mental health counselor/intern per semester. If a student would like to have more sessions, they will be referred to an Alameda County Mental Health resource. Appointments fill up fast, so book a appointment while they are still available. Students can contact:
Lisa Sawadogo , LPCC to schedule an appointment at (510)464-3535, or visit her at her office located in the Student Center on the 4th floor, Room 414.
Students may also contact Claire Crosetti, MA, MFT to schedule an appointment at (510)464-3139 or (510)464-3535
Mental Health Services Include:
- Grief and loss
- Frequent loss of temper
- Relationship issues
- Difficult Feelings
- Or just need someone to talk to
- Worrying or feeling anxious constantly
- LGBTQ Support
- Eye Exam Vouchers
- Dental Resources Guide
- Stress Management
- Learning to Sleep Better
For input and suggestions on the development of this site, please contact Director, Peralta Student Health Services, Indra Thadani at email@example.com or (510)464-3516.