Community Health Outreach
Getting involved in our San Antonio community is the best way to promote health and wellness. That’s why University Health supports programs and outreach activities designed to help you and your family get healthy.
Community Health Fair RequestUniversity Health can come to your school, business or organization to teach you about your health. This educational event is hosted by University Health health care professionals. Learn how to cook healthy meals, get active and when to see your doctor for regular checkups.
Health & Wellness
The Texas Diabetes Institute offers health education services to help you manage type 1 or type 2 diabetes. These classes are offered in both English and Spanish. Learn how to eat healthy, stay active and manage your blood sugar with our help.
Some of the health education services offered through the Texas Diabetes Institute include:
- Tobacco cessation
- Diabetes self-management education class
- Asthma self-management
- Advance directives education
- $5 cooking and nutrition classes twice a month
- Youth In Motion sessions three times per week for kids 8-17
Contact us at 210-358-7100 for more information.
Mobile Mammography Bus
Make an appointment with HealthyUexpress, our mobile mammography bus. This mobile unit can accommodate up to 25 appointments per day and will travel to your area to provide you a convenient mammogram.
Women over the age of 40 should get a mammogram each year to screen for breast cancer. Have you gotten yours yet?
The mobile mammography unit offers these benefits:
- Staffed with UT Health San Antonio radiologists
- Private changing rooms
- Results of your scan returned the same day
- Appointments take about 20 minutes
- Van comes to your workplace
You must make an appointment in advance. Call 210-358-7020 to speak with a patient navigator.
Mobile Family Health Bus
Make an appointment to get checkups for the whole family with HealthyUexpress, our mobile family health bus. This mobile unit has all of the amenities of a doctor’s office. This unit will be stationed at a local high school, making it easier than ever to keep your family healthy and up-to-date on checkups.
The family health van offers the following services:
- Primary care
- Well child checkups
- Immunizations and vaccinations
- Sick visits
- Texas Health Steps
We accept private insurance, CHIP, Medicaid and CareLink. Call 210-358-7020 to make an appointment.
Tour University Health Facilities
Come take a tour with us! We welcome schools, businesses and community organizations to tour our state-of-the-art facilities and learn more about how we provide health care in South Texas.