Eastern Washington University students who are eligible and participating in the Comprehensive Health & Wellness Program may receive the services listed below. Not all health care services are covered, so please read this information thoroughly.
Other items to note:
*A primary care provider, or PCP, is an MD, DO, physician assistant, nurse practitioner or other physician licensed to practice family medicine. Does not include visits to any specialists such as gynecology, orthopedics, dermatology, endocrinology, pediatrics, and so on.
Included:Common illnesses customarily treated in an outpatient or primary care setting except as otherwise described herein.
Conditions and complicated chronic illness which are outside the usual and customary practice as determined by the PCP. Care from any specialist or a non-MultiCare Rockwood provider or any medical facility other than Rockwood, unless specifically contracted. Hospitalization, emergency department, ancillary hospital services and medical transport are excluded.
Included:Minor or uncomplicated injuries including musculoskeletal trauma, strains, sprains, contusions, lacerations, burns, foreign body removal, uncomplicated fractures. Minor surgery as is customarily provided by the facility's urgent care or family practice.
Excluded:All major or complicated trauma or surgery as classified by the attending provider or beyond the scope of the facility's usual practices. Examples: displaced fractures, major surgery or serious eye injury. Any services requiring complicated procedures or consultation by a specialist. Hospital emergency department and any related costs are excluded.
Included: Must be performed by a Rockwood primary care provider.Minor or uncomplicated surgery as determined by the attending provider and not for cosmetic purposes. (Skin biopsy does not include pathology cost.) Wart treatment
Excluded:Complicated procedures as determined by the attending provider or those requiring specialty care IV medications, materials or additional IV for more than one hour, solutions and set-up materials Pathology, cytology or associated labs not listed as covered
Included: Labs must be ordered by a Rockwood primary care provider.Basic Metabolic Panel Blood sugar
Excluded:Lab profiles or panels Lipase, amylase Stool labs and culture Quantitative HCG Herpes (HSV) blood test Glycohemoglobin (A1C) Glucose tolerance test Bleeding time/labs for bleeding disorders Immunity titers Any labs not listed under the "included" list above. Outside (non-Rockwood) laboratories or ordered by non-Rockwood or specialty providers (orders from specialists or non-Rockwood providers unless otherwise specified)
Included: Must be ordered by the attending Rockwood primary care provider.
Radiographs with limited basic views for acute problems.Abdomen/KUB AC joint
Excluded:Any x-rays not described under the "included" section Spine x-rays Radiological or nuclear medicine studies such as bone scan, bone density, fluoroscopy, gastrointestinal procedures, CT or MRI, mammogram, ultrasound, etc. Special x-ray views Any imaging ordered by non-Rockwood or specialty providers
Included: Must be ordered by the attending Rockwood primary care provider.Diagnostic rhythm strip and/or 12-lead for acute problems with interpretation by the PCP (not for screening purposes) Cardiologist interpretation if indicated and requested by attending PCP
Excluded: Not covered if ordered by a specialist.
Included: Must be ordered by the attending Rockwood primary care provider.Six visits per acute condition with $15 co-pay per visit Must be evaluated by a Rockwood PCP for diagnosis and prescription for therapy
Excluded:Chronic or preexisting conditions Therapy provided by non-contracted therapists Referrals from a specialist Massage therapy, chiropractic or alternative medical therapies
Included: Must be ordered by the attending Rockwood primary care provider.Tetanus: DT, TD, TDAP (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) MMR (measles-mumps-rubella)
Excluded:Meningococcal (bacterial meningitis) Varicella (chickenpox) Gardasil (HPV) Hepatitis A or B Herpes Zoster (shingles Some vaccines may be available to students at discounted rate based on product availability and risk prioritization
Included: Must be evaluated by primary care provider first to determine appropriate referral, if indicated, to the MultiCare Rockwood Behavioral Health Center.Four total visits per academic year including initial intake evaluation Up to three follow-up visits per discretion of behavioral health specialist
Excluded:In-patient or emergency mental health services Non-contracted counseling outside of MultiCare Rockwood Clinic Psychological or psychiatric services Learning disorders ADD/ADHD testing Language disorder Disabilities services Special psychiatric or neuropsychological testing
Included: Available only at MultiCare Rockwood EWU Student Health Center in Cheney.By appointment only Must be established with an allergist who provides the serum, schedule, directions, emergency contact and care and follow-up
Excluded:Allergy testing Allergy serum Complications resulting from adverse reaction to allergy serum Allergy immunotherapy consultation
Included:Consult, office exam, education Gonorrhea and chlamydia screening via urine or swab
Excluded:OB services Viral hepatitis tests Blood test for Herpes Medication or treatment unless otherwise specified
Included: When provided by the attending PCP*.Ace bandages Fiberglass cast/splint materials
Excluded:Materials associated with procedures or surgeries performed outside of Rockwood Clinic All durable or pre-made medical equipment Orthopedic devices Specialty casts Sling Crutches Cervical collar, cast boots, or any materials or durable medical equipment device
Included:Annual well-female visit with breast and pelvic exam Initial, complete physical for males every 1-3 years based on risk factors
Excluded:Contraceptive medication, devices, insertion or removal of contraceptive devices Obstetrical care Colposcopy Complications resulting from pregnancy Visits to a gynecologist or reproductive specialist Cervical cryotherapy Acute rape counseling STD treatment or medication Cytology follow-up for abnormal pap tests Infertility treatment Treatment for HIV, syphilis, or herpes Pelvic ultrasound or imaging other than basic x-ray
Eligible EWU Students can receive care at a number of MultiCare Rockwood primary care clinics and urgent care centers.
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