Message to Students and Employees from the UHS Director
On February 16, the UHS Director alerted students and employees that approximately 16 students—almost all on River Campus— have had sudden onset of vomiting and/or diarrhea, symptoms often caused by norovirus. While this is not an outbreak, communications about the status of this illness will be shared on this web site. (See the Feb. 16 message).
UR Health Matters! Take the National College Health Assessment.
On Thursday, Feb. 9, all undergraduate students will receive a personal email invitation to complete the National College Health Assessment. Take the survey and let your voice be heard.
Flu Shots Available at UHS
If you missed getting a flu shot in the fall, it is not too late to get a flu shot at UHS. Call UHS at 585-275-2662 to schedule an appointment.
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Full-time students participate in the Student Health Program, which covers primary care visits to the University Health Service (UHS), a comprehensive initial assessment and an individualized treatment plan at the University Counseling Center (UCC), and health promotion services. Employees and other members of the University community can choose a UHS physician as their primary care provider and come to UHS for their personal health care. UHS also provides occupational health care services for employees. All visits to UHS are confidential.
UHS has offices on the River Campus, in the Medical Center, and at the Eastman School of Music.
The mission of the University Health Service is to improve the health and safety of University of Rochester students and staff. As part of an academic institution, UHS also participates in the education and research missions of the University.
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For more information, contact Linda Dudman in the UHS Health Promotion Office at (585) 273-5770 or email@example.com