Health Service Clinics
We emphasize prevention of health problems and offer direct health services on campus, combined with referrals to hospitals and specialists when needed.
All student ( resident and commuters) regardless of insurance carrier may utilize our health service clinics at no cost.
Downcity : Located 3rd floor Wales Hall:
Mon - Thurs 8a.m. - 4:30p.m. Fri 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Harborside : Located at Harborside Academic Center
Mon - Thurs 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Fri 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Summary of Services:
Diagnosis/treatment for common illnesses ( i.e. cold, cough, sore throat, stomach complaints, allergies, UTI, injuries)
Screenings for hypertension, diabetes, sexual health, birth control
Prescription refill and medication counseling
Wound Care: burns, lacerations, suture removal
Diabetes and pre-diabetes education
Referrals for coordination of care/specialists
Please bring your JWU ID and your insurance card to all appointments
Emergency and After Hours Care
In the event of a medical emergency:
Dial 9-911 from any house phone for emergency assistance or 911 from your cell phone
Contact Campus Safety & Security at 401-598-1103
Rhode Island Hospital : 593 Eddy St Providence
Ph. 401-444-4000 (ER 401-444-5411)
Miriam Hospital: 164 summit St Providence
Ph. 401-793-2500 ( ER 401-793-3000)
Roger Williams Medical Center 825 chalkstone Ave.
Providence Ph. 401-456-2000
For Mental Health concerns contact counseling on campus at 401-598-1016
After Hours Care
If you need medical care and Health Services is not available there are local Urgent Care Centers in the area
East Side Urgent Care: 1195 North Main St. Prov.
East Providence Medical Center 525 Taunton Ave. East Prov. Ph. 401-438-3170
Garden City Treatment Center 1150 Reservoir Ave Suite #100 Cranston Ph. 401-946-2400