After Hours Care

IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY CALL 911.

 

Students that require health care may be seen at any local urgent care clinic or hospital emergency room.

Three area hospitals are located within a three-mile radius of the health center:
 

Emergency Rooms:

Palmetto Health Baptist Hospital (.9 miles from the Russell House)
Taylor at Marion St.
803-296-5010

Providence Hospital (2 miles)
2435 Forest Dr.
803-256-5300

Palmetto Health Richland Hospital (2.75 miles)
5 Richland Medical Park Dr.
803-434-7000

Urgent Care Clinics:

Doctor's Care (2.6 miles)
977 Knox Abbott Drive
Cayce SC 29033
803-794-0476

Hours
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m . - 8 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Doctor's Care (3.2 miles)
511 Beltline Blvd.
Columbia SC 29205
803-782-4051

Hours
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m . - 8 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Doctor's Care (4 miles)
4500 Forest Drive, Suite A
Columbia SC 29206
803-738-9522

Hours
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m . - 8 p.m.
Saturday - Sunday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

**The student health fee does not cover services received at any outside facility.

On-Campus Urgent Medical Calls

During fall and spring semesters, SHS Emergency Medical Technicians are on call 24/7 to respond to the scene of all campus 911 calls.

When you dial 911 from a campus land line, the USC Police Department receives your call. They dispatch the USC Police, Richland County EMS and the Student Health Services Emergency Medical Technician on call.

If you need to contact USC Police with a non-emergency issue, call 803-777-4215.

24/7 Sexual Assault/Violence 

If you experience a sexual assault or violent situation and need the assistance of the Student Health Services, call the USC Police Department at 803-777-4215, call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room.

Psychological Counseling

If you have an urgent need to speak with a behavioral health professional either call the Richland Springs Hospital help line at 803-434-4813, call the USC Police Department at 803-777-4215, call 911, or go to the nearest emergency room.