The Department functions as a general health care service and a channel of referral to other health providers and clinics. Through the process of assessment, analysis and evaluation, the Health Services Department selects the appropriate general care and provides basic first aid and follow-up.
The Health Services Department is open during posted office hours. For spring 2018 the hours are Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM and Wednesday 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM. If an emergency should arise on campus, 9-1-1 is the appropriate number to call to contact the Emergency Medical Service.
Nyack College Health Services exists to provide competent general medical care, preventative care, and health education to students in a setting that is socially comfortable and spiritually empowering.
- To provide care that will act in a preventative capacity by encouraging early interventions, utilization of outside diagnostic resources, and quick response treatments
- To educate students to the general and specific health needs of college age individuals by providing written information, discussion panels, bulletin boards, classroom education, and Health Fairs.