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Health Center seeing ‘several’ patients with viral infections

Health Center seeing ‘several’ patients with viral infections

Bowman Clark, Staff Writer

October 11, 2018

Patients with viral infections including cold and upper respiratory infections are currently being treated at the university’s Health Center, according to Practice Manager Brandy Sitzman. She said the Health Center is currently seeing “several” patients with viral infections. “Antibiotics...

Campus Resources: Students access to sexual health assistance abundant

Campus Resources: Students access to sexual health assistance abundant

Noah Alatza, Community Engagement Manager

February 14, 2018

Source: U.S. Army website A recent university survey indicated only a little more than half of freshman students had protected sex most or all of the time. The survey was sent out to freshman during the fall of 2016, with 359 of those students responding. Any freshmen responding that they “have no...

Health Center offering flu shots ahead of flu season

Health Center offering flu shots ahead of flu season

Riley Guerzini, News Editor

January 11, 2018

To help ward off the inevitable attack from the influenza virus this year, the University Health Center is offering flu shots to students and employees. The shots are $20 and the money can be billed to any insurance provider. For students in the Office Visit Plan (OVP) and employees on the Anthem Me...

Evansville Health Center scheduled for May opening

Evansville Health Center scheduled for May opening

Noah Alatza, Staff Writer

October 4, 2017

As anticipation for the Evansville Health, Science, Education and Research center grows, so do the opportunities. “There are not a lot of places that have done this before,” Dean of the College of Nursing and Health Professions Ann White said. “Three universities coming together, working togethe...

USI opens third community health center

Bobby Shipman

January 15, 2014

The College of Nursing and Health Professions opened its third community health center at Lodge Community School Jan. 9. Like its predecessors at Glenwood and Cedar Hall, the Lodge health center provides affordable treatments and exams for the community, but it is the first with an Interpreter, Jessica...

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