Health Services

Health Services

About Student Health Services at Coastline

Health services are provided to Coastline students through a contractual agreement with Memorial Prompt Care. Memorial Prompt Care is a full-service primary care and urgent care center with on-site subspecialty physicians and ancillary support services. The center was established as an affiliate of Long Beach Memorial Hospital and has been providing high quality medical care for the community since 1984. All of the physicians are board certified in either primary or subspecialty medicine/surgery.

Requirements for Using Student Health Services

In order to receive health care services, each student must:
  • Pay the health fee at the time of registration.
  • Present a current Student Class Program (Web Schedule Bill) found in your MyCCC account under the student tab and a picture ID to the health services provider.
  • Present a signed permission statement from a parent or legal guardian, if under the age of 18.
  • Be currently enrolled at Coastline. Health services are available from the first day of the semester in which the student is enrolled until the day prior to the start of the following semester.
  • Students who drop all of their classes are no longer eligible for health care services.

Locations and Hours of Operation

  • Huntington Beach
    18561 Beach Blvd. (at Main St.)
    Huntington Beach, CA 92648
    Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week (Holiday hours may vary)
    Please call (714) 848-0080 to schedule an appointment
  • Huntington Beach
    9122 Adams Ave. (at Magnolia St.)
    Huntington Beach, CA 92646
    Hours: Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sat, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. (Holiday hours may vary) (Closed on Sunday)
    Please call (714) 378-0900 to schedule an appointment
  • Westminster
    15464 Golden West St. (at McFadden)
    Westminster, CA 92683
    Hours: 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week (Holiday hours may vary)
    Please call (714) 891-9008 to schedule an appointment

For additional questions regarding student health care, please contact:
Shirley Spencer (Coastline Administrative Services)
Phone: (714) 241-6145

Overview of Coverages and Exclusions

This is a student health services program to provide general medical evaluations and treatment for acute illnesses and injuries listed in this brochure. It is not an insurance plan and was not designed to replace your existing health insurance policy. The care you receive is not meant to supersede or replace your existing primary care physician relationship, including existing relationships you may have established with the physicians at Memorial Prompt Care. All existing Prompt Care patients are still required to follow the contractual arrangements of their existing health care plans for services not covered under the college program. Your primary insurance will be billed first, and any remaining charges covered by the college program will be credited. You will be financially responsible for services not covered by the college program or your insurance plan.

Primary Care Professional Services

*Free of Charge Unless Otherwise Stated, When Medically Necessary
Primary Care professional services offered are many and varied to integrate the biological, clinical and behavioral sciences. The scope encompasses all ages, both sexes, and each organ system.

HEALTH CARE and AGE SPECIFIC SCREENINGS

  • Blood pressure
  • Mammography* (women age 40 and over)
  • Body fat
  • Prostate cancer
  • Colon cancer
  • Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)
  • Diabetes
  • Skin cancer
  • Hearing
  • Tuberculosis
  • Lung function
  • Vision
* In order to properly interpret a mammogram and avoid missing subtle abnormalities from year to year, women who can or have been receiving their mammograms through their physician or health care provider should continue to do so.

IMMUNIZATIONS

  • Diphtheria
  • Gamma Globulin (subject to availability)
  • MMR
  • Tetanus
  • Polio

LABORATORY TESTING

  • Blood sugar
  • Chemistry (6 or 12 panels)
  • Cholesterol
  • Complete blood count
  • HIV screening (when indicated by physician, additional $25 fee)
  • Mononucleosis
  • Pap smear
  • Pregnancy
  • STD (herpes, gonorrhea, chlamydia)
  • Stool occult blood
  • Thyroid (TSH)
  • Urinalysis

MINOR EMERGENCY MEDICAL TREATMENT

  • Such as burns, fractures, minor lacerations, sprains, strains, etc.

URGENT CARE TREATMENT

  • Such as fever, colds, respiratory infections, UTI, etc. (Chronic diseases and obstetrics are excluded.)

GENERAL MEDICAL EVALUATIONS AND TREATMENT FOR ACUTE MEDICAL PROBLEMS

  • General medical evaluations and treatment for acute medical problems would include those noted in this brochure and illnesses which are not chronic in nature. The care you receive is not meant to replace or supersede your existing primary care specialist physician relationship. The scope of services provided is intended to be broad and oriented toward acute disorders.
  • Some conditions not covered would be diabetes care, chronic kidney disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, chronic arthritis, obstetrics, epilepsy, and chronic neurotic disorders.

WOMEN'S HEALTH CARE ISSUES

  • Annual breast exams
  • Birth control counseling and prescribing
  • Depo-Provera ($59 per injection)
  • Hormone replacement therapy
  • Mammography* (women age 40 and over)
  • Natural family planning
  • No IUD or Norplant
  • Osteoporosis assessment
  • Pap smear
  • Sexual responsibility education
* In order to properly interpret a mammogram and avoid missing subtle abnormalities from year to year, women who can or have been receiving their mammograms through their physician or health care provider should continue to do so.

WEIGHT CONTROL COUNSELING

  • Weight control counseling is performed by the medical provider with a focus on proper diet and rigorous exercise along with medical guidance.

PRIMARY CARE ANCILLARY SERVICES (X-RAY, PHYSICAL THERAPY, AND OTHER SERVICES)

  • X-Rays, including all extremities, skull, spine, cervical, chest, thoracic, knee, etc.
  • Physical Therapy, including ultrasound, hydro collator, trigger point injection, EMS, etc. (Limited to six visits)
  • Other services, including Cardiac Treadmill, Pulmonary Function, Holter Monitoring, EKG, Flexible Sigmoidoscopy, Abdominal Ultrasound.

MINOR SURGERY

  • Minor surgeries include minor laceration repair, incision and drainage of hemorrhoids, abscesses, skin tags, cysts, warts, mole removal, nail excision, and skin cancer removal.
  • When necessary, a biopsy fee for skin lesions will be paid directly by the student to the pathologist. All other charges for future dressings, local anesthesia and sterilization are free of charge.

GENERIC DRUGS

Most generic drugs (topical/oral/injectable) are dispensed on site, free of charge, for most illnesses.

Other Services

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE

All cases of communicable diseases will be reported to the County Health Department as required by law.

PSYCHOLOGICAL SCREENING AND COUNSELING

Psychological screening and counseling will be performed by the medical provider to determine what type of intervention is indicated. Frequency of counseling may not exceed two sessions a month. Appropriate low-cost referrals will be made for MFCC, Ph.D., psychiatry or other necessary health care professionals.

COMMUNITY REFERRALS

Community referrals include Orange County Health Department, Dental Association, Crisis Hotline, AIDS Hotline and Medi-Cal Information Registration. Should specialty care be required outside of the student health services program, a full panel of consultants are maintained.

Specialty Care

PROFESSIONAL SERVICES

The following services are provided on-site by specialists and are subject to the evaluation and referral by the primary care physician. Initial assessment by an area specialist is provided free of charge. Continued treatment and procedures will be offered at a 25 percent discount from usual and customary fees.
  • Acupuncture/holistic medicine (limit two visits)
  • Ear, nose and throat surgery
  • Orthopedics and sports medicine
  • Physical therapy
  • Podiatry

ORTHOPEDIC SURGERY, EAR/NOSE/THROAT SURGERY, and GYNECOLOGICAL SURGERY

  • Fees will be discounted 25 percent.
  • Hospital fees are the patient's own responsibility.

Exclusions

  • Dispensing of medications prescribed by physicians who are not employed by Memorial Prompt Care.
  • Performance of tests or other procedures prescribed by physicians who are not employed by Memorial Prompt Care.
  • Medically unnecessary testing.

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