Student Health Center

Student Health Center


About Us

Student Health Center

Basic health services are provided to the College of the Redwoods community through the Student Health Center on the Eureka Main Campus. Many on-campus services are free of charge and are funded by the Student Health Fees. Students are required to pay the cost of off-campus services.

Location and Hours

Spring 2020 Hours

Monday: 1 pm – 5 pm
Tuesday: 8 am – 12pm and 1-5pm
Wednesday: 1 pm – 5 pm
Thursday: 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Friday: 1 pm – 5pm

PE Building, room 117

For more information: call (707) 476-4149


On-campus 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

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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