Health Resources strives to assist students achieve their educational goals by promoting good health practices and providing accessible, comprehensive, and cost effective acute primary healthcare and educational outreach. It is our goal to help students make informed healthy choices that will result in lifelong health and wellness.
Health Resources is located in the lower level of the Thomas Center. A Registered Nurse is available Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. (when school is in session) to consult with you about your healthcare needs. A Family Nurse Practitioner is available three hours weekly on Wednesdays from 8:30 until 11:30 a.m. Appointments may be made by calling (901) 321-3260, and walk-ins are always welcome.
Many over-the-counter medications and first aid supplies are available to students and faculty/staff at no charge. Laboratory testing such as Strep A screening, pregnancy testing, and urine screening are performed when clinically indicated. There are no charges for clinic visit or above testing. Short term, acute illnesses can be addressed in Health Services. Patients with long term or chronic illnesses will need to be seen by their primary care physician. Health Services can provide assistance with decisions regarding follow up with off campus care if needed. Flu shots are available annually at a minimal cost to faculty/staff and students.
STUDENT HEALTH FORM
All students must have the following form completed by their health care provider, and returned to the Health Resources Office prior to beginning classes.
RN, Director, Health & Prevention Services
Phone: (901) 321-3260