New at UHS Tang Center: Short Phone Appointments

The Tang Center is piloting a new option for care: short telephone appointments with a clinician. Some non-critical concerns can now be handled over the phone, without an exam. This includes medication questions and adjustments, discussion of results, self-care advice … Continued

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UHS: Learn about the new eTang system and more

UHS will be closed December 22, 2012, to January 1, 2013. Get ready for eTang! Meanwhile, learn about your SHIP coverage, including waiving enrollment and what to do after graduation.

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End-of-semester notes from UHS

If this is your last semester at Cal, your SHIP coverage expires January 14, 2013. Learn what to do next at a November 28 workshop.

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Two opportunities from University Health Services

Bring the graduate student perspective to Tang Center leaders as a member of the Student Health Advisory Commiittee. Also: a workshop with lots of how-to information about breastfeeding your baby.

Tang 360: We Want to Hear From You!

Free Food (pizza, salad, fruit and cookies)! $10 Gift Card (Amazon or Target)! You already know what 360 degrees means, so what does Tang 360 mean? It means getting feedback from the different communities Tang serves. To do this, the … Continued

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UHS: SHIP waiver, next-step insurance, winter closure

If you waived enrollment in the Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) in fall 2011, your waiver is effective for the entire 2011-12 academic year. January 4 is the deadline to waive enrollment in SHIP for spring/summer 2012. If you want UC SHIP coverage – no action is necessary.

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Mumps outbreak: UHS offers information and immunization

As information about the recent mumps outbreak emerges, recommendations are being refined to maximize the impact of immunization measures. UC Berkeley students living in congregate settings (high density housing with shared eating areas and bathroom facilities such as campus residence … Continued

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Things you might want to know from UHS/Tang Center

New Student Guide to Getting Started — New to campus? Find out more about your campus health service by visiting University Health Service’s Go Tang, an online guide to getting started at the Tang Center.     Graduate Student Support … Continued

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Two SHIP-related items from UHS/Tang Center

University Health Services, Tang Center is proud to announce our participation in the new 2011-12 University of California Student Health Insurance Plan (UC SHIP), a system-wide insurance plan covering more than 130,000 University of California students.