FAQs

What do I do during an emergency?

  • Contact the Office of Safety at extension 8333
  • Contact your Resident Assistant
  • Remain calm
  • Identify yourself and location
  • Describe the emergency
  • Security will provide instructions
  • Remain on the phone

What services are available at the Health Center?

  • Physician or Nurse Practitioner, Monday through Thursay 1:00 p.m to 5:00 p.m.
  • Physician, dentist and hospital information and referrals
  • Assistance with physician/dental appointments
  • Insurance information and assistance/billing
  • Suture care and removal
  • Prescription and over the counter medications
  • First aid (band-aids, etc.)
  • Wellness and disease counseling
  • Allergy injections

What do I do if I am sick?

  • Contact the Health Center at (352) 588-8347
  • If you are sick or injured and it is after Health Center hours. Get care that is appropriate at either an Urgent Care or an Emergency Room.

What do I do if I am too ill to attend classes?

  • Contact your professors by voice mail and/or e-mail and inform him or her of your inability to attend class.
  • Contact the Health Center by voice mail and/or e-mail. You may be required to provide a Health Center note to return to class. (You will not receive a note unless you are seen by the Health Center staff)