Health Services is located on the lower level of Mother Teresa Hall and is staffed with medical professionals, who can provide evaluation and treatment for minor illnesses, injuries and infections.
Below is a list of some common conditions we treat:
- Strep throat
- Sinus infections
- Seasonal Allergies
- Urinary tract infections
- Minor musculoskeletal injuries
- Pink eye
- Minor wounds
- Skin infections
Other services include:
- STI screening
- Lab orders for antibody titers - Please complete this online form
- TB screening
- Limited vaccinations
Visits are offered without co-pay and we do not bill health insurance for services. We also offer STI screening and orders for antibody titer testing. TB blood testing, some immunizations and labs are offered for a nominal fee to be billed on your student account as a general health service fee, no itemization of specific charges to protect privacy. Nurses will discuss any charges and services will be offered with student approval.
For more information on the services, we provide or to schedule an appointment, please call the Student Wellness Center, 815-836-5455.
If you are in need of medical attention after hours, locations of healthcare facilities in the Romeoville area can be found here.
telehealth services with timelycare
For 24/7, 365 days a year access to medical care and mental health services via telehealth (phone or video) – go to www.timelycare.com/lewisu or download the TimelyCare app to access care. Use your Lewis University email to sign on to log in.
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call Lewis University Police Department (815) 836-5911 if you are on campus or dial 911 if you are off campus.
WHEN TO SEEK MEDICAL ATTENTION
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 seek medical attention immediately.
Emergency warning signs include:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion
- Inability to wake or stay awake
- Pale, gray, or blue colored skin, lips, or nail beds, depending on skin tone
This list is not all inclusive. Source: Symptoms of COVID-19 | CDC
Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe, concerning, or persistent.In the case of an emergency, dial 911.
LIST OF COVID-19 RESOURCES
For general questions about COVID 19 and Illinois' response and guidance, call 1-800-889-3931 or email email@example.com