Health Services

Health Services

The University maintains a Health Center in Residence Hall 16.  Nurse Practitioners are on duty during regular working hours. Health Services provides health education through educational sessions, alcohol awareness programs, and individual health counseling.

All full time students are required to provide Health Services documentation indicating proof of insurance and immunization history. Bryant University Health Services is a nurse practitioner-directed program that adheres to federal and state law and endorses the general guidelines of the American University Health Association, The Rhode Island Department of Health, and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Health Services is staffed by a part-time physician, family nurse practitioners, and a health promotion coordinator.

Health Services provides a health promotion program that includes a peer-education program. Students deliver workshops to campus groups on issues involving alcohol and other drugs, sexual assault, AIDS, and wellness topics.

Clinical components of the Health Services program include the treatment of illnesses and injuries, women’s healthcare, and referral as appropriate.

All healthcare and medical records are considered confidential and family members are notified only in the event of a life-threatening accident or illness.

Health Services is open Monday through Friday 8:30am-4:30pm. In the event of emergencies when Health Services is closed, Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) are available through the Department of Public Safety at 232-6911