Our lab received full accreditation through the Commission on Office Laboratory Accreditation (COLA).
Common laboratory screenings are performed at the SHC on-site laboratory. Our laboratory is licensed by the state and operated by a Clinical Laboratory Scientist. Students seeking laboratory services need to schedule an appointment with a clinician who will facilitate the testing.
Testing provided to students at no charge includes, but is not limited to the following:
- complete blood counts
- urine pregnancy tests
- blood glucose levels
- rapid strep screens
- mononucleosis testing
The cost of these lab tests are covered by your student health fee.
Specialized blood tests are sent to a contracted reference laboratory and offered at a greatly reduced rate. Some of the most common tests and their fees are listed below:
|Chlamydia & Gonorrhea||$10.00|
|Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (Chem Panel)||$6.00|
|Sickle Cell Screen||$6.00|
|STI Bundle (Chlamydia/Gonorrhea, HIV, Syphilis)||$20.00|
*Prices are subject to change without notice. Check with your provider regarding the availability of additional tests and associated fees. Outside lab requests must be reviewed by a Student Health Center provider.
Off-Site Radiology Services
The Student Health Center provides basic x-ray services as a part of the Student Health Fee. More complex radiologic evaluations, mammograms, ultrasounds, etc. are available at contracted reduced costs. These are available by referral from a Student Health Center provider to a nearby full-service radiology department in Turlock or Modesto.