Services Provided

  • There is a Registered Nurse on duty from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday-Friday to evaluate students' medical needs.
  • No appointment is needed to see a nurse!
  • Medical Directors, James Douglas, M.D. and Emma Cordle, FNP. oversee all clinical operations and are on site to see students Mondays from 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. and Wednesdays 8:00 - 9:00 a.m.
  • Appointments are needed to see the doctors. A one-time yearly fee of $150 is incurred for students using GYN services on-campus. All other medical services are provided at no charge. This fee is charged to the student's tuition account.
  • Goals of the Health and Wellness Center are consistent with maintenance of confidentiality provided in a caring and comfortable atmosphere.
  • Allergy injections are administered with an order from the student's private physician when the Doctor or FNP is on-site Mondays and Wednesdays.
  • Prescriptions are called to the pharmacy of the student's choice.
  • The Self Treatment Center is available for students providing over-the-counter medicines. The student can access the medicine without having a physical examination or evaluation, however the nursing staff is happy to answer questions or concerns.
  • Medical records are maintained for current students and for 7 years after a student leaves Berry.
  • Flu injections are administered beginning in October at no cost to students. Faculty and staff may receive flu shots at a minimal cost.
  • The staff of the Health and Wellness Center have an excellent working relationship with the on-campus support services as well as community contacts for referrals if needed.