Category Archives: General SHS info

Chikungunya…..funny name, not so funny virus….

Hearing about chikungunya virus yet?  Well, you probably will soon–a case has been confirmed in Pitt County.  The virus is mosquito borne, and causes aches, joint pain, fever and rash.  There is no treatment but you can take over the … Continue reading

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EBOLA! (The facts, not the hype)

Everywhere you look, Ebola is on the news. Scary images of dying, bleeding West Africans are overplayed alongside scenes of medical personnel in space suit-looking isolation gear.  Movies like “Outbreak”, “28 Days Later”, and “Contagion” heighten our fears of a … Continue reading

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Summer Intersession Hours and Fees

Now that summer classes are over for most students, Student Health Service has a change in operating hours from Monday, August 4-Friday, August 22. During this period, Student Health is open for general business (dropping off forms, requesting medical records, … Continue reading

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Summer Session Fees

Now that summer has come, many students are not taking classes but they would still like to utilize Student Health Service (SHS) or the Counseling Center (CCSD).  Not in summer school?  You may be eligible to still receive care at SHS & CCSD. … Continue reading

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What is Fast Track?

What is the Fast Track Clinic? The Fast Track Clinic has been created to provide quick visits for STI (sexually transmitted infection) screening—we want to help & get you on the “fast track” back to your busy day.  There is … Continue reading

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FLU, FLU, FLU!!!

Flu is here! Activity is now high in North Carolina and we are seeing an increase of cases here at Student Health. Signs of the flu:  sudden onset of fever, body aches, fatigue, cough, sore throat, runny or stuffy nose, … Continue reading

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Winter Break 2013 Hours and Fees

Student Health’s hours of operation will vary for the upcoming winter holiday break. **Please note:  student fees do not cover services during University intersession breaks. Each SHS clinic visit is subject to a $30.00 fee from December 16-January 10.** Sat/Sun, … Continue reading

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Flu shot clinic for 10/24 canceled

Due to the cold temps today and the Dowdy Sidewalk Sale going on, we have canceled the flu clinic for today. Please see our remaining flu clinic dates in the post below, or call 328-6841 to schedule a flu shot … Continue reading

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Summer Session Fees

Now that summer has come, many students are not taking classes but they would still like to utilize Student Health Service (SHS) or the Counseling Center (CCSD).  Not in summer school?  You may be eligible to still receive care at SHS & CCSD. … Continue reading

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Information concerning the Student Health Insurance Plan for 2013-2014

Changes to Insurance Plan for 2013-2014 School Year The 2013-2014 Student Health Insurance Plan will be provided through Student Blue from Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina (BCBSNC).  The plan is still in the process of finalization and … Continue reading

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