Recent Announcements

September 26th, 2017

Hepatitis A Health Alert

Please click here to view the official announcement from USC’s Environmental Health and Safety Department regarding the Hepatitis A Health alert. The Hepatitis A vaccines is available at Eric Cohen for $77.00. If you have any questions or would like to make an appointment, please call Eric Cohen at 323-442-5631.

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September 21st, 2017

Walk-in Flu Clinics

Come by Eric Cohen for a free flu shot! During this time, appointments are not needed for flu shots! Just come on in, fill out a consent form and get a flu shot. Flu shots are for HSC Students only. Click here for dates and times. Please bring your USC ID Card.

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September 2nd, 2017

Eric Cohen Closed September 4

In observance of Labor Day, the Eric Cohen Student Health Center will be closed on Monday, September 4, 2017. Please call 323-442-5631 if you have any urgent medical or counseling needs at any time or day. Regular business hours will resume on September 05, 2017.

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July 25th, 2017

Modified Clinic Schedules

There will be a modified clinic schedule on August 10 and August 23. On August 10th, the clinic will be opened from 7:00 – 11:30 am. On August 23rd, the clinic will be opened from 9:00 – 3:00 pm. Please note that the clinic phone number 323-442-5631 is available 24/7. An on-call nurse, physician, and counselor are available to speak to you if necessary.

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June 7th, 2017

Summer Health Center Fees

Please note that some students do not have access to the health center during the summer. Before coming to the health center, please call 323-442-5631 to verify your eligibility. To find out how you can gain access to the health center during the summer, please click here.

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May 4th, 2017

Yellow Fever Vaccine Shortage

To Students Traveling in High Risk areas for Yellow Fever This Year: The manufacturer of the Yellow Fever Vaccine, Sanofi Pasteur, recently announced that the Yellow Fever vaccine will be unavailable from mid-2017 to mid-2018, due to delays in the production process. For further information or for other options, please go to: http://www.sanofipasteur.us/vaccines/yellowfevervaccine

As soon as you know your travel plans, please make your appointment with the Travel Clinic. We might not be able to provide this vaccine on short notice.

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May 4th, 2017

Referrals Not Needed

Beginning at 12:01am on May 10, 2017 and continuing through midnight August 13, 2017, no referrals will be necessary for care outside the student health center. Referrals will be required again beginning at 12:01am August 14, 2017.

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April 26th, 2017

National Prescription Drug Take Back Day!

Addictive prescription drugs that are thrown away or left untended on shelves and in drawers at home are often stolen and either abused or sold by family members and visitors. That’s why the DEA and thousands of its state, local, and tribal law enforcement and community partners are holding another Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday, April 29, from 10 am to 2 pm local time, at over 5,000 sites around the country.
The service is free of charge, no questions asked.

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February 1st, 2017

Updated Influenza Surveillance Report

According to the CDC’s Flu View, influenza activity as increased in the United States. In the picture attached, California is shown to have widespread influenza activity. If you have not received this year’s influenza vaccine, please call 323-442-5631 to make an appointment. The flu vaccine is free for all students this year at the Eric Cohen Student Health Center. Don’t let the flu affect your studies this spring semester!

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