Student Health Services

 

Student Health Services provides outpatient primary care and health promotion services to students at FAMU. We are located on the first floor in the Foote-Hilyer Administration Center with an on-site pharmacy that provides easy access and discounted prices for prescription and over-the-counter medications. Clinic visits for immunizations, illness and injury are available on a walk-in basis. Appointments are required for other services. 

FAMU Studnet Health Services is staffed by Florida licensed physicians, advanced nurse practitioners, LPNs, certified medical assistants, and support staff who provide high quality, convenient and affordable services. 

 

 

Hours of Operation

Monday through Thursday: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Closed weekends and University holidays

After – Hours Care
For urgent medical problems students are encouraged to seek treatment at a community walk-in clinic or urgent care center.

If you are having a medical emergency dial 911 or go directly to the nearest hospital emergency room.

Tallahassee Memorial Hospital 

Emergency Room                      1300 Miccosukee Road                 850-431-4194
Emergency  Room                    1260 Metropolitan Blvd.                 850-422-5413
Urgent Care                                1541 Medical Drive                        850-431-4194

Capital Regional Medical Center

Emergency Room                      2626 Capital Medical Center          850-325-5000

Contact Us

Phone:  850-599-3777                   Immunizations:        850-599-3779
Fax:  850-412-5643                       Immunization Fax:  850-599-3067

Appointments: 850-599-3777

 


 

Medical Records and Confidentiality

Medical Records
Students may request a copy of their medical records for themselves or to be sent to another medical provider.  You can find an Authorization for Release of Information form below.  Contact the Office Manager at 850-599-3777 for more information.

If you have a chronic illness or need follow up care for a recent injury or surgery, please request that your current health care provider send us a a copy of your records or at a minimum a treatment summary that includes your medication history.  This information may be faxed to the clinic (850-412-5643) or brought with you to your first clinic visit.

Confidentiality

Treatment records for students age 18 and older is confidential information and is maintained according to state and federal laws.  Disclosure of information, including patient status, date and time or nature of visit requires written consent from the student, except in cases of emergency or as required by law.  Consent and authorization to release information must be specific about what information is to be released and to whom.  Without consent, information cannot be released to anyone, including parents, friends, instructors, or other persons.  If you have concerns about the confidentiality of your records and information, please contact the Student Health Services Director at 850-599-3777.


 

Forms

New Patient Forms:

Health History and Immunization Form 
New Patient Information  


Authorization for Release of Information 

  1. Release of Information TO FAMU    from an outside Healthcare Provider 
  2. Release of Information  FROM FAMU to another Healthcare Provider  
  3. Privacy and Compliance Form 

Health Promotion and Outreach:

  •  Request a Presentation: Coming Soon
  •  Register or Request  a Training: Coming Soon
  •  Complete a Volunteer Packet     Volunteer Interest Form
  •  Sign up to host a Late Nite Testing Event      Late Night Testing

 


 

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