Health Service Information
Beginning Monday, August 24, 2020 all students must call Health Services at 518.454.5244 prior to coming the clinic, there will be no walk-ins at this time to ensure proper social distancing. The clinic is open Fall and Spring semester, Monday-Friday 10:00am-3:00pm for same day visits and follow ups. Students will be able to have a same day telehealth appointment with a Nurse Practitioner with an in person option as needed.
Students can call Health Services at 518.454.5244 to set up a same day appointment. The Health Services clinic offers same day telehealth appointments from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. with an in person option as needed.
All students registered for six or more credits, who have paid a health service fee, are eligible to use Health Services.
Students who are not enrolled in the College insurance remain eligible to use Health Services.
- Evaluation and treatment for illness
- First aid for non-life threatening injuries
- Diagnostic testing – throat cultures, urinalysis and mono testing
- Assistance with visits to specialists
- Personal health education
The Health Service does not provide allergy injections.
There is no additional charge for services provided in the Health Service, but you assume financial responsibility for all outside medical services such as visits to specialists, prescription drugs, ambulance transportation, emergency room visits and laboratory work sent off campus.
If you are on-campus, in need of medical attention and the Health Service is closed or you are not able to make it there, you should contact your RA, Residence Life Professional Staff, or Security by calling 518-454-5187.
- You will be assisted in getting medical attention at either an urgent care center or the ER
- Taxi vouchers are available, or if necessary, an ambulance will be called
If you are off-campus and you need immediate medical attention, call 911 or visit one of the local urgent care centers.