Medical Clinic

Student-focused Services

Comprehensive medical care is provided for all eligible FAU students. General medical care is provided for:

  • Infections such as coughs, colds, sore throats, tonsillitis, bronchitis, pneumonia, pink eye, ear aches, urine infections, and skin infections;
  • Skin problems such as rashes, hives, cuts, burns, bruises;
  • Accidents such as sprains, strains, injuries, needle sticks, back aches;
  • Gastrointestinal problems such as stomach pain, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, constipation, heartburn, rectal pain or bleeding;
  • General problems such as fatigue, malaise, aching, joint pain, allergies, allergic reaction, menstrual cramps, abdominal pain, chest pain, shortness of breath, asthma or wheezing, high blood pressure or diabetes;
  • Men's health problems, such as testicular pain, scrotal masses, sexually transmitted infections (STIs), burning with urination;
  • Mental health issues such as anxiety, depression, panic and sleep disturbances; and
  • Counseling and health teaching on diet, STIs, birth control and health promotion.
  • Complete examinations for routine, or pre-employment physicals. These include a complete history and physical, height, weight, blood pressure, urinalysis, and some blood tests.

Staffing

Services are provided by Board-certified Family Physicians and Gynecologists, Master's prepared Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses. a Board-certified Dentist, Dental Hygienists and well-trained support staff work cooperatively to provide primary quality health care.

All professional staff members are Florida State licensed, registered and/or certified depending on their expertise and service areas.

Self-Care

Educational pamphlets are available for students with minor health problems. These can be found in the waiting room to assist with self-care. Other health education brochures can be found in the hallway outside The Office of Owls Care Health Promotion in the Student Services Building (SS8), Room 222.

Aetna Informed Health Line® (24-hr Nurse Triage)

All students have access to nurse advice and health information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by dialing 800-556-1555. The Aetna Informed Health Line® is staffed by Registered Nurses who can help students determine if they need to seek medical care, understand their medications or medical procedures, or learn ways to stay healthy.

Campus Availability 

Locations
 
Boca Raton
Broward
Jupiter
Medical Clinic
       
Dental Clinic
       
Women's Health Clinic
       
Men's Health Clinic
       
Nutrition Clinic
       
Pharmacy
       
 Last Modified 11/8/16