WellCat Health Center

WellCat Health Center

Health Center Operations During COVID

Face coverings are required for the duration of your visit to the Health Center. If you do not have a face covering, one will be provided for you. 

  • Accessing the WellCat Health Center during COVID-19

    Effective June 1, 2020, the WellCat Health Center is open by appointment only (no walk-ins).

    Call first to schedule an appointment: 530-898-5241

  • Accessing Pharmacy Services
    The WellCat Health Center Pharmacy is open for prescription and over-the-counter medication pick up, Monday through Thursday from 7:15 a.m. through 5:05 p.m. by appointment only. Please call 530-898-5241 to schedule an appointment.

    If you are in need of a refill for an existing prescription, please request a prescription refill from the Pharmacy through Secure Message via the Patient Portal. If you are no longer in the area, your prescription can be transferred to an outside pharmacy.

    Some services are available remotely by request:
    • Prescription Consultation
    • Transfer of Prescriptions
    • Refill to Outside Pharmacy
  • What to Expect When You Arrive
    • Bring your student ID and face covering to your appointment. Face coverings are required for the duration of your visit to the WellCat Health Center
    • Your appointment time is your check-in time; please plan to check in no later than your scheduled appointment time
    • Parking is available in the WCHC Patient Parking spaces; parking permits are not required for patients using clinic services at this time
    • Please meet us at the front doors facing Warner Ave so our door monitor knows you're here
    • You will be met at the door and screened for your current temperature. You will be asked to show your student ID and don your face covering prior to entering the building
    • Once you are brought in to the building, you will be directed to sanitize your hands and will be escorted to your exam room to wait for your provider
    • Please note: at this time, the WellCat Health Center is limiting visitors to the health center to patients with an appointment only. Anyone who arrives with you for your appointment will be asked to wait outside the clinic until your appointment is done
  • COVID-19 Vaccine & Testing
    • At this time the WCHC is not able to administer the COVID-19 vaccine. 
    • Please visit My Turn-CDPH(opens in new window) to find a vaccination site near you.
    • WCHC currently offers COVID-19 testing for currently enrolled students who may be experiencing symptoms. Please call our clinic at 530-898-5241 for further information.
    • If you are in need of surveillance testing, please visit the list of testing sites in Butte County. (PDF)

Did you know?

Students can request a prescription refill or send a secure message to a provider through the student portal.

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Tips for a Successful Visit

Arrive Early - You must arrive on time to an appointment. Arriving late will result in cancellation.

Bring Your ID - make sure you have a legible student ID with you.

Avoid $25 No-Show Fee - if you can’t make it, please call to cancel to avoid the no-show fee.

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