COVID-19 (CORONA VIRUS) UPDATES

Greetings Ohlone Students:

Student Health Services is offering the following services:

Mental Health: Telehealth mental health appointments are available Monday to Friday! This can be done on a phone or a laptop. Student Health has an ASL fluent mental health counselor for our deaf and hard of hearing population as well. Please email us at studenthealth@ohlone.edu to set up an appointment.

Limited medical services are also available by telehealth either telephone or Zoom, including prescription refills, referrals, and basic advice. These services need to be scheduled, please email studenthealth@ohlone.edu to arrange to speak to a nurse. This is not an emergency service. If you are having a medical or mental health emergency, call 911 or refer to this list of emergency rooms and urgent care facilities near campus.

For symptomatic students, please click here to upload your negative COVID OR clearance letter from your primary care provider to be able to return back on campus.  Once you are cleared, you will receive the communication from the COVID response team at Ohlone College.

According to CDC, people with these symptoms may have COVID-19:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

For more information about COVID-19 symptoms, please visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/symptoms-testing/symptoms.html

 

*NEW* Vaccine Incentives

Dear Ohlone Students, Per Ohlone College COVID-19 vaccine mandate, full vaccination applies to students wishing to come on campus for in-person instruction. In order to promote safety of our campus community, Ohlone is offering COVID-19 vaccine incentives to increase vaccination rates across our students.

Prizes include:

  • Two $200 cash rewards for students who upload their vaccine records by 9/30/21
  • One $200 cash rewards for students who can share their story about why they got the vaccine by 10/1/21
  • One $200 cash reward for receiving Pfizer COVID vaccine through Student Health Center* by 10/12/21 (in order to receive the prize, the winner needs to get both doses of the vaccine)

*Limitations apply.

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For FREE COVID testing, please visit the following websites: 

Alameda County:  https://covid-19.acgov.org/testing

Bay Area Community Health:  https://bach.health/covid/

Asian Health Services:  https://asianhealthservices.org/fremont-ahs-covid/

La Familia:  https://lafcc.org/covid-19-testing/

 

For FREE COVID vaccines, please visit the following website:  https://myturn.ca.gov/

 

Lost your COVID vaccine card?  Please visit:  https://myvaccinerecord.cdph.ca.gov/ to retrieve a digital copy.

 

Anonymous COVID interest survey:

Per Ohlone College COVID-19 vaccine protocol, full vaccination applies to students wishing to come on campus for in-person instruction.

In order to better serve our students and provide resources, please complete this short ANONYMOUS survey about your interest in getting vaccinated on campus.

Please take it only ONCE.  If you have already taken the survey, please do NOT take it again.