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August is National Immunization Awareness Month

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends vaccines throughout life to protect against serious, sometimes deadly, diseases. The viruses and bacteria responsible for diseases that are vaccine-preventable spread to people who have not received vaccine protection.  Measles was

Summer Hours at Stetson Health Service

Stetson Health Service Summer Schedule: May 9– July 8, the clinic is open 8 a.m.-12 p.m., and 1 p.m.-4:30 p.m., with appointment times available to see a provider on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:45 a.m.-11:30 a.m., with additional appointments available on

From Health Service to Graduating Seniors

Do you need a copy of your immunization record? Now is the time to give Health Service a call! 386-822-8150

FREE Flu Shots at Health Service

A limited number of Free flu shots are available on a first-come-first-served basis at Health Service. As long as flu viruses are spreading, it’s not too late to get a vaccine to protect yourself. “Flu season typically peaks between December

FREE HIV SCREENING at Health Service

What: FREE HIV Screening Where: Stetson Health Service When: Thursday, Apr. 21, 1-4 p.m. How: Walk -in. No appointment needed. Why:  Because you don’t want to risk not knowing! Call Health Service, 386-822-8150, with any questions.    

From Health Service: Know Your Status

FREE Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing Where: Stetson Health Service When: Fri., Apr. 15 Time: 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. Walk-In.  No Appointment Needed. THE RISK IS NOT KNOWING!

From Health Service: Know Your Status

Free Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing! Where: Stetson Health Service When: Fri., Apr. 15 Time: 1-4 p.m. The Risk is NOT Knowing!

Spring Break Hours at Health Service

Stetson Health Service Spring Break Schedule: Monday, Feb. 29, through Friday, March 4, the clinic is open 8 a.m. through 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. through 4:30 p.m. Appointment times to see a provider will be available between 9 a.m. and 11

It’s Not Too Late to Get your Flu Shot

Influenza activity is increasing across the country. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) recommends that people who have not yet received an influenza vaccine this season get vaccinated now against influenza. It is not too late. This recommendation is for

Mosquito-Borne Disease Information

Mosquito activity in Florida can be year round. It is important to always be mindful of the possibility of mosquito-borne illnesses. Mosquitoes can carry a variety of diseases, such as West Nile Virus, Malaria, Yellow Fever, and Zika fever, which

Free and Confidential HIV Testing at Health Service

Every 9 1/2 minutes someone in the U.S. is infected with HIV. Stetson Health Service is hosting FREE HIV TESTING. This is open to all students, faculty and staff. Hatterchecks HIV Screening Thursday, Jan. 21 1-4 p.m. Stetson Health Service

Students, Faculty, Staff – Stetson Health Service (SHS) is Here for You

Stetson Health Service’s mission is to promote optimal health and wellness, disease prevention, and provide quality health care that is appropriate, affordable, accessible and relevant. Partnered with Florida Hospital DeLand, SHS is able to provide a wide range of services

Winter Break Hours at Health Service

Stetson Health Service Schedule for Winter Break: Dec. 14, the clinic is open 8 a.m. through 12 p.m. with appointment times available to see a provider between 8:20 a.m. and 11 a.m. The clinic will be closed in the afternoon. Dec. 15 through

Stetson Health Service and STI Testing

Among the many services offered at Stetson Health Service is STI (Sexually Transmitted Infection) testing. Knowing your status is important to your health and to the health of your partner(s). Chlamydia is one of the most common STIs in the

Flu Vaccine Available at Health Service

Flu Vaccine is Available at Stetson Health Service! Stetson Health Service has received their supply of flu vaccine and is ready to help you complete this most important step in fighting the flu.   We are offering FREE vaccines to the

Healthy Tips from Health Service!

Healthy Tips from Health Service! Health Service wants this to be a healthy year for you. Here are some helpful links to help keep you healthy: Protect yourself from the heat. To prevent heat exhaustion and the more serious heat

Summer Hours at Stetson Health Service

Stetson Health Service Summer Schedule: May 11 – July 17: The clinic is open 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m.- 4:30 p.m., with appointment times available to see a provider on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:45 a.m. – 11:30

Spring Break Hours at Health Service

Stetson Health Service Spring Break Schedule: Monday, March 2, the clinic is open 8 a.m. through 12 p.m. and 1 p.m. through 4:30 p.m. There will be a nurse available for minor first aid and to answer questions. Tuesday, March

Stetson Health Service Welcomes Jane Dacri, ARNP

Jane Dacri, a board-certified psychiatric nurse practitioner, has contracted with Stetson University to provide students with on-campus professional and confidential psychiatric services.  She is well known in the DeLand community for her expertise in psychiatry and the ability to treat

The Flu is hitting Volusia County

Did you get your flu shot yet?  Even though it is well into flu season, which typically runs from October to May, it is not too late to get a flu shot.   Stetson Health Service still has flu vaccine available.

Winter Break Hours at Health Service

Health Service winter break schedule: Dec. 15 through Dec. 18, the clinic is open 8 a.m. through 12 p.m., and 1 p.m. through 4:30 p.m., with appointment times available to see a provider between 1:30 and 4 p.m., on Tuesday and Thursday.

Health Service answers questions about Mononucleosis

What is mononucleosis? Infectious mononucleosis, commonly called “mono”, is a disease caused by the Epstein-Barr virus (EBV). It is spread through direct contact with saliva, by kissing or sharing items like food, eating utensils, drinking glasses or toothbrushes. Is it

Flu Vaccine is available at Stetson Health Service!

Health Service has had a good response this past week to our initial announcement that flu shots are available. Our goal is to provide 50 Free flu shots to our campus community. We have 30 left to give away to

Flu vaccine now available at Stetson Health Service

Stetson Health Service has received their supply of flu vaccine and is ready to help you complete this most important step in fighting the flu. CDC recommends a three-step approach to fighting influenza (flu). The first and most important step

New to the neighborhood, CVS Minute Clinic at 901 N. Woodland Blvd.

Picture this, it is Saturday morning and you are feeling really sick.  Your temperature is 100.8 and you kept yourself and your roommate up all night with your coughing.  Where do you go when Stetson Health Service is closed? Well,  Health Service is

Information on Enterovirus from Health Service

You may have heard about Enterovirus D68 in the news recently.  It is one of several very common viruses known as non-polio enteroviruses.  According to the CDC, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, they cause about 10 to 15 million

Information from Health Services regarding Ebola

We have all been reading/hearing quite a lot in the news about Ebola.  The four countries currently experiencing an outbreak are Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, or Nigeria.  The Ebola virus is transmitted by direct contact with the body fluids of

Healthy Tips from Health Service!

Here are some helpful links to help keep you healthy this school year: Protect yourself from the heat. To prevent heat exhaustion and the more serious heat stroke, check out this link   http://www.webmd.com/fitness-exercise/heat-exhaustion Protect yourself from the sun and UV

Health Service will be closed for cleaning

Health Service will be closed July 17th and 18th to have the carpets and floors cleaned. Reminder regarding Summer Hours: July 21st through August 1st – No providers available.  Health Service will be open 8a – 12p and 1p -4:30p,

Hate Those Mosquito Bites

In Florida, mosquito-borne illness is something to be mindful of, especially during this time of year. Mosquitos can carry a variety of diseases, but there are precautions that you can take to reduce your risk of being bitten. Florida Health

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