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Services Offered

The Alexander Health Center offers the following services for all TU students.

Treatment of Minor Illnesses and Injuries

  • Respiratory infections
  • Sore throats
  • Seasonal allergies
  • Headaches
  • Skin disorders
  • Abdominal pain
  • Urinary tract infections
  • Sexually transmitted infections
  • Eye infections
  • Orthopedic injuries
  • Minor cuts and burns

Medications

The clinic’s nurse practitioner must order all prescription medications.

Diagnostic Testing

The AHC is able to perform various lab tests, including: dipstick urine, strep screens, flu test and pregnancy tests. Additional lab work can be drawn at the clinic and sent to a reference lab. There is a fee for lab tests. The patient will be responsible for any charges incurred.

HIV/STI Testing

Testing and treatment of sexually transmitted infections including syphilis, chlamydia, gonorrhea, trichomoniasis, and herpes are available at the Health Center. HIV testing is also available. Referral to confidential sites off-campus can be made.

Women’s Health Services

Women’s Health Services are available by appointment for enrolled students. A nurse practitioner will perform annual gynecological exams including: breast exams, STI testing and treatment, contraceptive management and pregnancy testing. Please call the clinic for more information.

Immunizations

The State of Oklahoma requires all students who attend Oklahoma colleges and universities to provide proof of immunization for certain diseases. Medical, religious and personal exemptions are allowed by law and must be made in writing using The University of Tulsa Certificate of Exemption form. Please refer to our Immunization Information page for more information.

  • Immunizations available at the Alexander Health Center include:
  • Hepatitis B (series of 3 injections)
  • HPV (series of 3 injections)
  • TD
  • Tdap
  • Meningitis
  • Influenza (Annually, in the fall)
  • Tuberculosis Screening Test

Preventive Health Education

Health education programs and health screening tests are available throughout the school year. The Health Center staff collaborates with student and community organizations to promote healthy lifestyles. If you would like to schedule one of the clinic nurses to speak at your event, please call 918-631-2241 or send an email to AHCMedical@utulsa.edu.