Student Health and Wellness

Student Health Promotion encompasses Student Health Services, Wellness Peers Reaching Out (PROs), Campus Wellness Events, You@Stout, and COVID-19 Information and Resources
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Student Health Services provided by Prevea Health: 

  • Located on North Campus 103 1st Ave W; the bus stops here on request and there is patient parking at the building.  
  • Most services including office visits, labs, immunizations (including flu shots), and TB tests are covered by the fees students pay.
  • Hours are M-F 8am - 4:30pm during the Fall and Spring Semesters.  Summer and break hours are Monday, Wednesday, Friday 8am -3:30pm.  When Student Health is closed students can be seen for basic urgent care services at the Prevea locations in Menomonie, Altoona, Chippewa Falls, and Rice Lake by showing their student ID.
  • Appointments can be scheduled at the Student Health Website or by calling 7152321314.  

Medical Records Prior to January 1, 2022

For Student Health Services records prior to January 1, 2022 use this medical release of information and fax to 7152322103.  Questions may be directed to the Student Health Promotions Manager at 7152322114.  

Student Health Services Advisory Committee

The Student Health Advisory Board (SHS) compromised of staff and students from the University of Wisconsin-Stout and designated Prevea Health employees, serves to identify and offer feedback and suggestions as it relates to the delivery of student health services on the UW-Stout campus. The group is convened by the Student Health Promotions Manager.  UW-Stout has the following areas as representatives to the Student Health Advisory Board:

  • Dean of Students Office Representative – Appointed by Dean of Students
  • Athletics Representative – Appointed by Athletics
  • Housing – Appointed by Dean of Students
  • LGBTQIA+ Program Coordinator – Appointed by Dean of Students
  • Wellness Pro/Peer Health Educator Student Representative
  • Counseling Center – Appointed by Counseling Center Director
  • Student Representatives (2) – Appointed by Stout Student Association
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Wellness Peers Reaching Out (PROs)

The Wellnes PROs are a group of undergraduate students with a passion for sharing information health and mental health on campus.  You will find them tabling in the MSC or Price Commons, conducting house calls in the residence halls, and participating in large scale health and wellness events on campus.  In addition they present programs for students on the following topics:

 

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Wellness PROs at Work / UW Stout
  • Time Management
  • Healthy Relationships
  • RELAX 
  • Milk, Cookies, and Condoms
  • Master Bartender
  • Test Anxiety

If you have an idea for a program topic for the PROs, please submit here

 

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Check Up Mental Health Screening Event / UW Stout

Campus Wellness Events

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Wellness Fair / UW Stout

Many wellness events happen on campus each year.  Examples include:

  • Check Up (Mental Health resources and screening)
  • Fireside and Chill
  • Wellness Fair
  • Sexual Health Carnival 
  • Fresh Check (Mental Health and Suicide Prevention)

You@Stout

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Logo for you.uwstout.edu / UW Stout

you.uwstout.edu is a self-help and well being platform.  YOU helps students navigate life and campus on their terms with independent goal setting, skill building, links to campus resources, and evidence based content on well-being topics.  

COVID-19 Information

Testing

Currently, there are no plans to offer COVID-19 testing on campus; however, most insurance companies are offering reimbursement for home tests. Students are strongly encouraged to bring home antigen tests with them to campus this fall. Employees can order free tests at COVID Home Tests | USPS.  Additionally, a limited number of COVID-19 home tests are available through University Housing for residential students and to off-campus students and employees in the Dean of Students office. Employees are limited to one box (2 tests) per visit. The Dean of Students Office is at 130 Bowman Hall.

There are a variety of resources for testing in the community

  • Schedule a test at Walgreens.com or CVS.com
  • If you are a student and need to see a health care provider, Student Health Services, operated by Prevea Health is open Monday-Friday from 8:00 am-4:30 pm. Call 715-232-1314 for an appointment.
  • Faculty or staff should consult their primary care doctor for COVID-related questions or health concerns.
Isolation Guidance for those who test positive for COVID-19

The University follows CDC Guidance for those who test positive for COVID-19.  Please visit the CDC Quarantine/Isolation Calculator; after a series of questions, this calculator will describe your next steps.  

If you are experiencing symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid, please take an at-home test. Community members who test positive for COVID-19 should not go to class and/or work. You should inform your instructors and/or employer or supervisor and follow the current CDC recommendations for isolation.

  • Residence hall students who test positive are encouraged to go home for their isolation period. Residence hall students will receive a separate communication from university housing regarding COVID-19 precautions if they are not able to go home and need to isolate in their room.
  • Off-campus students who test positive are encouraged to either go home for their isolation period or separate as much as possible from roommates in the off-campus residence.
  • Faculty and staff who test positive should inform their supervisor and follow the current CDC recommendations for isolation.
Vaccination
  • Walgreens Online Scheduling
  • CVS Online Scheduling 
  • Mayo Clinic Health System Red Cedar appointments 7152355531
  • Prevea Health appointments 7153094451
  • Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy Walk In 
  • Dunn County Health Department 7152322388 Have vaccine appointments only for those with no health insurance or insurance that will not cover vaccine.  
COVID Treatment Resources

The Wisconsin Department of Health Services as launched a statewide COVID-19 treatment telehealth service.  Anyone 18 and older with mild to moderate COVID-19 who is at risk for disease progression can use free consultation and prescription telehealth service to increase access to COVID-19 antiviral treatments.  

Masking

There is no campus masking requirement.  No one should face repercussions for their personal decision to mask or not mask.  UW Stout will continue to provide well-fitting masks to student and employees who request them using the PPE Requisition Form.