Health Services

Facts for Parents & Students

ELIGIBILITY:

All registered Williams students may use the Health Center.

HOURS:

Monday – Thursday 8:30 AM – 8:00 PM
Friday 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday 1:00 PM-8:00 PM
(Closed during college vacations.)

LOCATION:

The Knolls: at the end of Hoxsey Street

PROFESSIONAL STAFF:

Nurse Practitioners:   Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 12:00 noon and 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Physician Assistant: Monday – Friday 9am  – 2 PM
Registered Nurses:  During all clinic hours
Physicians:               Scheduled Clinics

CLINICS

Physician:

Monday           3:00 PM –  5:00  PM
Tuesday          3:00 PM -  5:00 PM
Wednesday     3:00 PM -  5:00 PM
Thursday         3:00 PM -  5:00 PM
Friday              3:00 PM -  5:00 PM

Gynecology – by appointment:  (call 413-597-2206)

Orthopedic:

Monday           4:00 PM -  5:00 PM
Thursday         4:00 PM -  5:00 PM

PSYCHOLOGICAL COUNSELING: Monday through Friday by appointment

(call 413-597-2353)

CHARGES

There are no charges for clinic visits or counseling visits at the Health Center. Most laboratory tests and diagnostic studies, prescription drugs and consultation or treatment outside the Health Center are the student’s financial responsibility.

SERIOUS ILLNESS OR INJURY

North Adams Regional Hospital, a community hospital, is located 5 miles from campus.  Health Center physicians are on the active staff of North Adams Regional Hospital.  Medical Centers are located in Pittsfield, Albany, or Boston.

EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION

Parents are notified in case of a serious emergency.  Otherwise, students are responsible for notifying parents or guardians about any personal health problems.

INSURANCE

Students and parents are asked to be familiar with their insurance coverage.  Prompt attention to medical charges is appreciated.