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Medical Visits at UHCS

COVID-19 Update

As of March 17, 2020, our medical and mental health care teams are available for telephone consultation at 617.373.2772. Immediate mental health support remains accessible to students through Find@Northeastern at 877.233.9477 (U.S.), +1.781.457.7777 (Int’l), 24-hours a day, seven days a week.

If you are sick and want to speak with a medical provider during UHCS hours of operation, please call 617.373.2772 and leave a message. A medical provider will call you back to conduct a brief assessment and make recommendations for care.

Should you or someone you know have a medical or mental health emergency, please call NUPD at 617.373.3333 (or 911 off-campus) or go to your nearest Emergency Department.

Same day walk-in visits

During a walk-in visit a medical clinician will assess your issue and provide treatment, follow-up and instructions for self-care. If more immediate evaluation is required, UHCS will arrange for you to be transported to a local emergency department.

Examples of same day concerns include:

  • High fever
  • Ear pain
  • Swelling
  • Bleeding and cuts
  • High fever, diarrhea or vomiting
  • Severe or on-going abdominal pain
  • Severe on-going sore throat or cough

Reproductive Health and STI exams

Limited appointments are available to be scheduled for reproductive health and STI testing. Call to arrange a visit time 617-373-2772, option #2.

Examples of reproductive health and STI exams include:

  • Routine gynecological exams
  • Pap test
  • Contraceptive (birth control) counseling
  • Testing and treatment for sexually transmitted infections

UHCS is open Tuesday and Thursday evening until 8:00PM for the benefit of our co-op students. Walk-in or call to schedule a same-day visit.

For more information about After Hours Care options click here and for a list of emergency resources in Boston click here.