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Student Health Service

To Promote and Advance the Health and Wellbeing of our Students

 

STUDENT HEALTH is your Medical Home at Wake Forest University.  Our dedicated and experienced team is ready to serve all your primary care needs.

If you are having a medical emergency, please dial 911

Student Health has been relocated during the Reynold’s Gym Renovation Project.  We are now located on North Campus, Q Lot, Near Dogwood Residence Hall Parking Map with Temporary Clinic Location.

CLINIC HOURS:

Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm and Friday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm.

After Clinic Hours and Weekends, a nurse will be available on site with a physician back-up.

For a calendar with the clinic schedule and for a list of off campus resource available to see a provider, please click here – Academic Year 16-17

All students are encouraged to make an appointment online or call (336) 758.5218.

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 All students enrolled at Wake Forest University are eligible for service.  SHS does not participate with any insurance plans.  Your Student Health fee covers your routine office visit.  There may be fees associated with most tests, procedures, labs, prescriptions and some exams.  If you have any questions, please contact us at (336) 758-5218, option 0 or email us at shs@nullwfu.edu.

 

Want to save time?  Why not make your appointment on-line?

STUDENT HEALTH PORTALImportant_notice

The portal provides a secure and easy gateway to:

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  1.Receive and respond to messages from Student Health
2. Save and Print your Immunization History (on record with SHS) – ALSO CHECK      YOUR IMMUNIZATION COMPLIANCE, AND SEE IF WHAT YOU ARE MISSING IF  NON-COMPLIANT.
3. View and print published labs
4. Make, View and Cancel appointments with Student Health
5.  Print or download Receipts/ Statements from your previous visits

  6.  Print and review Health Resources provided to you during your visit

For Instructions on how to Download or Print a Receipt from a Previous visit, click here.

If you can not find an appointment on line that meets your needs, please call our clinic at (336) 758-5218 and let us try to help you find a time that fits your schedule.

NOTICES:

FAQ PageFree and Confidential HIV/ STI testing at the clinic.  No Appointment needed. 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm.  Sponsored by Forsyth County Department of Public Health.  PDF

If you received a message from the Registrar’s office and need to check your immunization compliance Click Here. When your Health and Immunization forms are received, our clinical staff will check and verify your documentation. If there are any questions, we will contact you. You are encouraged to check your compliance status in the portal. Please go to our compliance check page for instructions how to access this.

ALL INCOMING STUDENTS MUST HAVE COMPLETE 2016-2017 Health Information and Immunization Form ON FILE OR RISK BEING BLOCKED FROM REGISTRATION AND REMOVED FROM CLASS.  ALL IMMUNIZATION FORMS ARE DUE July 1, 2016.  Please email your health history and immunization form to hiif@nullwfu.edu, or mail it to the address on the form.  Click on this link for more information about the required immunizations.

Zika Virus Information

In May 2015, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. Since that time reports of transmission of this infection in other locations across the world have emerged.  Wake Forest University Student Health Service has continued to work with the CDC, state and local health departments to provide guidance to our campus community regarding the most current recommendations and information about the Zika virus.  To date, there have been no reported cases of transmission of this infection from mosquitoes in North Carolina. If this changes, updates will be made to our campus community.

Information about Meningococcal Disease and Meingococcal Vaccine

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is a new way of protecting yourself from becoming infected with HIV. It is a prevention option for people who are at high risk of getting HIV. PrEP meant to be used consistently, as a pill taken every day, and to be used with other prevention options such as condoms. Find out if PrEP is right for you.  Student Health PrEP Information Sheet

Website for the CDC PrEP

Website for the NC AIDS Training and Education Center

Please see links to information sent to the campus community for more information about the flu, how to manage this illness, obtain meal passes and minimize your risk of exposure.  Please contact student health at shs@nullwfu.edu if you have any questions.

Influenza (The Flu)

Influenza FAQs

Influenza email sent to campus community January 21, 2015

Ebola Information for WFU campus community

Information for WFU Students currently studying abroad

 Ebola FAQ Page

The university now has a specific web-based resource to aid in our suicide prevention efforts.  Please visit suicideprevention.wfu.edu to learn more about how to help, when to refer, and on and off-campus resources.

Top 10 Items Parents Need to Know about Wake Forest Student Health Service


Fall and Spring Clinic Hours of Operation:
Monday – Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm. Friday 8:30am -4:00pm.
The clinic is closed from 8:30 – 9:30 every Tuesday morning for a staff meeting

After clinic hours and on weekends a nurse is available on site with a physician on call.  Please click this link for a calendar and off campus resources to see a provider.

The Pharmacy will be closed from 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Monday – Friday

Call  336.758.5218, option O for an  appointment or you can make an appointment on line through the Student Health Portal.

Tetanus-diphtheria-pertussis immunization requirements (Tdap vaccine): All incoming students must document a dose of Tdap vaccine.  Please refer to the Required Immunization Page for more details and additional immunization requirements.

WFU Student Health Service Mission

 

Wake Forest Emergency Medical Services (Wake EMS) is a volunteer, student-run EMS organization that serves Wake Forest University. Wake EMS responds to emergency calls on campus and provides basic life support.  If you are an EMT on campus or just interested in learning more about them, please contact them to learn how to you can help. 

 

If you have any questions, comments, compliments or concerns please share them with us by emailing Darren Aaron, Associate Director, aarondo@nullwfu.edu or by calling (336) 758-4381.

 

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