Health Center Services

Services provided free of charge:

  • Over-the-counter medications (Advil, Tylenol, cold medications, Mylanta, etc.)
  • Evaluation and treatment for common illnesses and injuries.
  • On site testing for Strep, Mono, urinalysis and pregnancy.
  • Wart treatment with liquid nitrogen (Wednesday & Thursday: 9-12pm and 1-2:30 pm)
  • Allergy shots given during doctors' hours (Mon, Wed and Thur) until 4:15 pm. Serum and instructions must be provided by the student.  Not available during Summer.
  • Women's wellness exams.
  • Brochures and information about various health related topics (nutrition, stress, STIs, smoking, alcohol abuse, depression, sleep disorders, etc.)
  • Crutches, knee braces, and heating pads can be checked out for a short period of time.
  • Certain prescription medications (antibiotics, pain medications, skin ointments, etc.)
  • Unlimited doctor visits (Mon, Wed and Thur: 3:00-4:45 pm).
  • Wound care, suture (stitches) removal.
  • Suturing of simple lacerations during doctors' hours.
  • Tuberculosis testing.
  • Flu shots (while supplies last).
  • E-magazine Student Health 101 - helpful articles, exercises, cooking, etc. -  http://readsh101.com/mines.html

Services available for an additional fee:

 We accept cash and checks.  We do not accept debit or credit cards.

  • MMR (Measles, Mumps & Rubella) - $65.
  • PAP smears and other lab tests are available through the Health Center; students will be billed for these tests.
  • Tetanus update (TD/Tdap) - $30/$40.
  • Hepatitis A/B combo immunization - $65/dose (3).
  • Hepatitis A immunization - $35/dose (2).
  • Hepatitis B immunization - $40/dose (3).
  • Meningitis (ACWY) immunization - $100.
  • Meningitis B (Bexsero) - $160.
  • HPV immunization - $190/dose (3).
  • Travel Clinic - $30.
  • Dental Clinic - see charges on dental page

Health Center staff will facilitate referrals to specialists/facilities for treatment not available at the Student Health Center.

PLEASE be knowledgeable about the requirements/restrictions of your health insurance plan so that we can refer you to an appropriate provider.

 

Important Information

Health Center
1770 Elm St.
Golden, CO 80401
(303) 273-3381
FAX (303) 273-3623
shc@mines.edu

Clinic Hours
Monday-Friday 8:00-noon and 1:00-4:45 pm
Please call to schedule an appointment.                   
(303)273-3381

Doctors' hours
By appointment only

Allergy Shots
By appointment only

After Hours Care

Nurse Advice Line  phone 866-458-4954 or www.telehealth4students.com

Dental Clinic
1770 Elm St. 2nd floor
Golden, CO 80401
303-273-3377
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday 
8:00 am-12:00 pm &
1:15 pm-4:45 pm      

Required Immunization Information

Meningitis

Medical Records Release  Records will be faxed to your new health care provider.  Please complete and fax request to the Health Center at 303-273-3623.

State of Colorado information

CDC information/FAQ on Meningitis

Notice of Intent to Destroy Medical Records