After Hours Care
IN THE EVENT OF AN EMERGENCY CALL 911.
Students that require healthcare 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:
Palmetto Health Baptist Hospital (.9 miles from the Russell House)
Taylor at Marion St.
Providence Hospital (2 miles)
2435 Forest Dr.
Palmetto Health Richland Hospital (2.75 miles)
5 Richland Medical Park Dr.
Urgent Care Clinics:
Doctor's Care (2.6 miles)
Doctor's Care (3.2 miles)
Doctor's Care (4 miles)
**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.
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.