Geneva College

 

 

Health Services

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The Geneva College Health Services Department is a subdivision of the Student Development Department. We feel that maintaining good health is important to helping students become more successful in their academic goals. We attempt to make your visits an informational and educational experience.

Operational Information

  • Telephone Numbers Nave Infirmary 724- 847-6666
  • Life-threatening Emergency 9-9-1-1 (from a campus phone)

Location

The Nave Infirmary is located in the lower level of McKee Hall. If the Nurse is not in when you need help, here are some places to look for help.

Business Hours

Health Services is open daily Monday - Wednesday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m and 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Thursday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. for walk in visits. Medical needs of a resident student occurring during non-clinic hours are referred to the on-call nurse by notifying your RD or RA. This service is available 24 hours daily/7 days a week. The Health Services Department is closed for chapel on Wednesdays from 10:10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
The Health Services Department is not open on college holidays and weekends.

Medical Services Staff

- Partners in Health Care with you…

Connie Erwin  R.N.,BC Director of Health Services cierwin@geneva.edu
Carl G. Sestito M.D. Physician  

Services

General Geneva College Health Services is deeply committed to:

  • servicing the health needs of the Geneva College students
  • providing professional staff members to help you in the event of an illness or other health related concern
  • maintaining confidentiality
  • advocating a healthy, Christian lifestyle

To accommodate students' schedules and care for unexpected illnesses, we have found that a walk-in format best serves the students needs. Students may want to visit the Health Services Department for health assessment and treatment, health education and counseling, referrals, minor injury care and follow-up, allergy injections, and other health-related needs. There is no charge for routine services rendered in the Nave Infirmary.

Medical Emergencies

For true, life-threatening emergencies occurring on campus, dial 9-9-1-1 to dispatch the local Emergency Response Team. Please remember to notify the dispatcher of the Geneva College extension from which you are calling.

Physician Services

Upon arrival to the Health Services Department, a nurse who will advise the proper treatment for the patient's medical complaint must first evaluate each patient. If indicated, the nurse may make an appointment with the physician. The nurse makes all doctors' appointments only after evaluation.

Confidentiality

The relationship between you as a patient and any of the Health Services Department staff is strictly confidential. You are entitled to privacy and confidentiality, and to informed consent to the extent provided by the law. Information can be released only with your verbal or written consent.


 

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Upcoming Events
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
MBA program to host Open House
An information session that includes a complementary dinner will be held at the Cranberry Regional Learning Alliance on Tue., Oct. 28.
VISIT EVENTS
Business Day is November 8
Activities for those interested in business majors include simulations and networking with current students, faculty and local business leaders.
GUEST SPEAKERS
Theology professor and author Dr. Vincent Bacote to visit Geneva
The Director of Wheaton College’s Center for Applied Christian Ethics will speak in chapel on Oct 22.
GRADUATE PROGRAMS
Master's in Counseling reception to be held in Cranberry
Program information will be presented at the RLA on Monday, October 13 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m.
VISIT EVENTS
Geneva to host Bible, Ministry & Philosophy Day
Prospective students can explore these fields on Monday, October 13.