What’s Happening in Health Services
October 27: Johnson Center, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m: Stop by our educational table for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Learn about risk factors, signs, symptoms, mammograms, preventative care, and how to do a breast self-exam. Giveaways include makeup bags and keychains.
November 17: Johnson Center, 11:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.: Learn about signs and symptoms of frostbite and hypothermia and ways to protect yourself from potential exposure. Stop by for a giveaway of “hot hands” to keep your hands nice and toasty along with some tea or hot chocolate.
Take Every Precaution to Prevent the Spread of COVID-19
As students return to campus, please adhere to the following guidelines:
- Wash your hands often with soap and water or alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces.
- Stay home if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 and contact Health Services (firstname.lastname@example.org, (773) 244-4897 as soon as possible for further evaluation.
- Call 911 if you are experiencing symptoms that require immediate medical attention, such as 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 visit our Summer 2022 web page for more information to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 on campus.
Welcome to Health Services
With support and direction from Swedish 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.
Location and Office Hours
Health Services and Counseling Support Services are both located at 3317 West Foster Avenue (four doors west of the North Park Postal Center).
Office hours are Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m. during the fall and spring semesters. Director of Health Services and registered nurse Julia Guzman (email@example.com) along with campus nurse Lyndsay Lucas-Lukosevicius (firstname.lastname@example.org) are available five days a week from 8:30 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
You can email Health Services or refer to the FAQ for questions about where to seek medical care when Health Services is not open or the nurse is not present on campus. 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.