COHEN STUDENT HEALTH CENTER
Getting sick when you're away at college doesn't have to be a frightening experience for you or a big worry for your parents. The Cohen Student 健康 Center is located on Briggs Avenue next to the Mercyhurst 书店. It is staffed by doctor(s) 和 registered nurses. The Student 健康 Center provides primary care for ordinary illnesses. Available services include: assessment 和 treatment of common illnesses, 专家的推荐, 显示, blood pressure screening, 营养指导, flu vaccinations (in season), administer allergy shots, 皮肤护理综述.
The services of the 健康 Center are free of charge 和 available to all registered students who have completed health forms on file in the 健康 Center office.
The mission of the Cohen Student 健康 Center is to enhance the academic success of our students by providing high quality, accessible health care in a non-judgmental atmosphere that values diversity 和 respects individuality.
We address each student encounter as an opportunity to empower students to make informed decisions about health-related concerns, prevention 和 risk reduction to promote life-long choices. The Center upholds the confidentiality of the individual student in a manner respectful of privacy 和 consistent with professional ethics 和 community laws. We collaborate with faculty, 政府, students 和 others on initiatives 和 events that work toward our collective goal of maintaining a safe 和 healthy campus.
MU brings in 宠物伴侣(s) periodically through partnerships with local organizations 和 individuals. These companions can appear at various on campus locations, including but not limited to:
- Exam Room/Doctor's 访问s
Pet companion(s) aid in:
- Physiological relief from academic 和 personal stress,
- Reduce stress, blood pressure 和 anxiety,
- Provide unconditional affection,
- Stimulate interaction with those who have difficulty communicating or problems with verbalization, 和
- Provide a safe, temporary diversion when dealing with emotionally intense issues.
The 放松的空间 is a calm space to sit, reflect, 和 relax. This space has been closed due to the COVID-19 p和emic.
It is designed to help students explore various resources for improving their emotional 和 physical health.
The 放松的空间 contains information 和 guided exercises on:
- Relaxation Imagery / Relaxation Sounds
- 健康 & 幸福
The 放松的空间 is open for student use on Monday-Friday during the 健康 Center hours. 请通过以下方式与Lori联系: 814-824-2431 to arrange a time to use the room.
If you are interested in having the Cohen Student 健康 Center administer your allergy injections, please read 和 complete both forms below. They can be delivered directly to the 健康 Center, or faxed to 814-347-8275.
Allergy Injection Student Waiver: To be completed if you wish to have your allergy shots administered at the 健康 Center.
Allergy Serum Administration Instructions: To be completed by your doctor if you wish to have your allergy shots administered at the 健康 Center.
健康 Insurance Information
All Mercyhurst University students are strongly advised to have health insurance coverage. If you do not have insurance, 和 you would like to obtain it through Mercyhurst, 访问此页面. This site will provide you with detailed information on the insurance plan, as well as a link for enrollment.