UH Health Center
Free Diabetes Screening - Spring 2014
In observance of American Diabetes Month, the UH Health Center will offer free fingerstick blood testing to screen for diabetes to UH students, faculty and staff with a valid photo ID from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 21st. For the most accurate results, participants are encouraged to fast (no food or drink other than water) for at least 8 hours prior to testing. The free diabetes screening will be done on a walk-in basis; no appointment is needed. Learn More »
ANNOUNCEMENT: GENERAL MEDICINE CLINIC APPOINTMENTS
The UH Health Center’s General Medicine Clinic is now operating on an appointment-based system for physician visits.
For most efficient use of your time, call 713-743-5156 to make an appointment to be seen by a physician in the General Medicine Clinic. Walk-in visits are available if there is an urgent concern. In those cases, the triage nurse will review your symptoms and refer you for urgent or same-day care or offer a scheduled appointment in the near future.
Dear students, faculty, and staff,
The Health Center wishes to assist you in Staying Healthy by informing the University community of various health related subject matter in any University setting, and urges the University community to:
- Stay up to date with vaccinations.
CDC Adult Immunization Schedule
- Seek medical attention if you have symptoms of a communicable disease.
Specific Communicable Diseases
- Keep alert to inclement weather conditions this Hurricane season.
The National Hurricane Center
- Be familiar with "MRSA"
- Know that the University of Houston Eye Institute provides affordable and comprehensive care of conditions involving vision. Please refer to their website for more information.