Student Health Center

Student Health Center


About Us

Student Health Center

The Student Health Center on-campus hours starting the Fall 2021 semester are as follows.

Monday and Wednesday
10 a.m. – 3p.m.

Tuesday and Thursday
8:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Friday: Closed

TB testing, due to the time requirements for reading the TB tests these will only be offered on Monday and Tuesday mornings with the reading of the skin test 48 hours later. We will require appointments. Call (707) 476-4149 to schedule.


Services include:

  • Minor medical care for illnesses and injuries
  • Blood pressure and vision screenings
  • Physical exams
  • Immunization & testing
  • Health promotion
  • Other services provided by a Nurse Practitioner or RN

More Services

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Women's Health Resources

We have partnered with Kiira Health, a virtual clinic for college women.

Services include:

  • Birth Control Consultations
  • STD Testing
  • Women's Health Education
  • Mental Health Resources
  • Preconception counseling
  • Menstrual Health Consultations
  • and more...

All these services are now available 24/7 via phone, video, and chat through the Kiira App.

Mental Health Resources

Hours of service are Thursdays and Fridays, 9am-2pm.

Sessions are telehealth mental health counseling via phone and 30, 45, or 60 minutes in duration depending on need. Please email or text Shawna Bell, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, Master Addictions Counselor at 707-496-2856 to request services and Shawna will contact you regarding scheduling.

Students must complete the Client Information Form and fax to Shawna at 707-237-2318 prior to starting counseling services. This form will be emailed to you to print and fill out and return via fax.

Students seeking or in need of long term psychotherapy are recommended to establish with therapy in the community and or the Students' insurance provider has listings of community Therapists.

Services Available

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to closing for walk in services to ensure adequate time to be seen.

  • First aid/care provided for injuries
  • Visits with registered nurses, and nurse practitioner
  • Treatment for acute injuries and illnesses
  • Community referrals and resource finding


  • Bladder Infections
  • Mononucleosis
  • Pregnancy
  • Strep Throat
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Skin Tests


  • Flu Shot
  • Hepatitis B *additional charge
  • Tetanus Booster
  • Stress Management
  • Healthy Lifestyle’s
  • Migraines and headaches
  • Height and weight

Make Health a Priority!

Set specific, measurable goals. Plan rewards for each good health goal you achieve. Even small lifestyle changes can lead to a healthier life.

  • Make regular exercise a part of your routine.
  • Eat a diet low in fats, salt and cholesterol.
  • Get plenty of sleep each night.
  • Learn to manage stress.
  • If you smoke or use tobacco — quit.
  • Maintain a healthy weight.
  • Drink alcohol only in moderation and remember: alcohol and driving never mix.
  • Reach out to others.
  • Take time to smell the roses.
  • Look for the humor in life.


Contact Us

Contact Information

Student Health Center

 Vanessa Vrtiak, School Based Health Center Program Coordinator
 707-442-0478 ext 52

 PE Building, Room 117, Eureka Campus

It is the policy of College of the Redwoods not to discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its educational programs and its employment practices.

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