Health Service

General Information

Nancy Haensch, APRN
Joanne Zanella, RN
Dawn Lipke, Secretary

University Health Service is located on the mid-town campus, across from the parking garage and in front of Litchfield Hall. Health Service provides treatment to all full-time students.

 Please call 203-837-8594 if you would like to schedule an appointment.

Emergencies and  Urgent problems will receive priority.

Office Hours

8 am – 4 pm

For Emergencies Call 911 or Campus Police 837-9300

Services Provided

All full time students are eligible for care at Health Service.

Health Service provides screening and treatment for illnesses, injuries and other health  related problems. It offers treatment for gynecological problems, men’s health problems, and diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases. Information and prescriptions for birth control, counseling in nutrition and general health, referrals to area specialists, laboratory services and loan of some medical equipment, such as crutches, are also provided. Students should bring their health insurance information with them each time they visit the Health Service. This should include: the name of the insurance company, ID  numbers, policy holder’s name, PCP (primary care physician), prescription plan, participating laboratories and referral requirements.

Health Service also sponsors heath education programs throughout the year.

Costs

Services such as prescription medications, x-rays and laboratory tests, referrals to physicians, emergency room care, ambulance and hospitalization are charges that will be incurred outside of Health Service. These charges are the responsibility of the student.