Student Health will close August 12 – August 25, 2016
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail it to the address on the form. Click on this link for more information about the required immunizations.
All students are encouraged to make an appointment online or call (336) 758.5218.
If you need to see a healthcare provider during off clinic hours (evenings, nights and weekends) Clinic Summer Schedule and List of Off Campus Resources when Clinic is closed
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 email@example.com.
The portal provides a secure and easy gateway to:
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. Please contact Darren Aaron, Associate Director, SHS – firstname.lastname@example.org with questions, comments or suggestions
Student Health now uses secure messaging through the Student Health Portal. If you receive an email from Student Health, please click on the link inside the message allowing you to log in with your WFU ID to read your secure message.
In May 2015, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. The outbreak in Brazil led to reports of Guillain-Barré syndrome and pregnant women giving birth to babies with birth defects and poor pregnancy outcomes.
In response, CDC has issued travel notices for people traveling to regions and certain countries where Zika virus transmission is ongoing. Please see WFU SHS Link for more information.
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
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 email@example.com if you have any questions.
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.
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.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (336) 758-4381.