Services Provided

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Covered services at Franciscan Prompt Care at St. Joseph only, available Monday through Friday by appointment:

  • Behavioral health including screening for depression
  • Diabetic education and care
  • High blood pressure management
  • Physicals and preventive medicine
  • Primary care visit and follow-up care
  • Referrals to specialty care
  • Reproductive health and family planning
  • Women’s health including well-woman exam

Covered services at ALL locations for UW Tacoma students, no appointment necessary:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Bladder infection (UTI)
  • Bites and stings
  • Coughs
  • Cuts and scrapes
  • Fever
  • Flu shots
  • Headaches 
  • Minor burns
  • Pink eye
  • Rashes
  • Sinus issues
  • Sore throat
  • Sports physicals
  • Stomach flu
  • Strains & sprains
  • STD screening
  • Vaccinations
  • Other acute conditions


While SHS provides care for many medical and psychological concerns, we are not staffed or equipped to provide emergency treatment. If you are experiencing a medical or psychological emergency, please call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room. For a mental health crisis, you may want to consider the Pierce County Crisis Hotline at 800-576-7764.