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Take Every Precaution to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19
As Chicago moves into Phase 3 (recovery phase) of the COVID-19 Response, please adhere to the following guidance:
- Maintain appropriate physical distancing of 6 feet from others
- Wear a cloth facial covering when you are in public settings and especially when you cannot maintain a 6-foot distance from others
- Limit gatherings to 10 people or fewer
- Stay home if you are feeling ill
If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 outside of business hours, please call Swedish Covenant’s Covid-19 free, 24/7 hotline at 773-907-7700 for immediate guidance. However, call 911 if you are experiencing shortness of breath, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, new confusion or inability to arouse, or bluish lips or face.
We all play an important role in preventing the spread of COVID-19. Please click here for more information to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 as well as North Park University’s response to the virus.
Welcome to Health Services
NOTE: While the campus is conducting virtual learning to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, we ask that students call (773-244-4897) or email Health Services. We will be conducting secure and confidential tele-health video conferencing as needed to care your health needs during this time.
With support and direction from Swedish Covenant Hospital, North Park University’s Health Services provides a variety of services for students to improve or maintain their health, obtain appropriate medical care, and make healthy life choices.
Health Services, along with Counseling Support, is located at 3317 W. Foster Avenue (four doors west of the North Park Postal Center).
Office hours for Health and Counseling Support Services are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm during the fall and spring semesters. A registered nurse is present on campus four days a week (see hours and contact information below). A certified nursing assistant is present during office hours Monday through Friday and can take vital signs and perform blood glucose checks when necessary.
Contact the Nurse
The University Nurse is available in Health Services during the fall and spring semesters. The nurse’s clinic hours are as follows:
- Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
- Fridays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
You can email the nurse (see button below) or refer to the FAQs for questions about where to seek medical care when Health Services is not open or the nurse is not present on campus.
You can also reach the office staff at Health Services at 773-244-4897 or email@example.com. For medical emergencies please call 911.
Helwig Recreation Center
North Park students, faculty, and staff all have unlimited access to Helwig Recreation Center, which offers a variety of exercise equipment and classes, intramural athletics, and wellness education.