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Health Services offers primary medical care to students as well as treatment for acute health conditions with a focus on recovery and keeping you healthy. We can treat, but are not limited to, the following conditions:

  • colds, cough, sinus infections, flu
  • sore throat, fever
  • nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
  • back pain, joint pain, minor sports injuries
  • headache, dizziness
  • asthma, allergies
  • minor cuts, bruises, burns
  • insect bites, rashes, skin infection, cold sores
  • ear discomfort, ear wax removal
  • abdominal pain, upset stomach, heartburn
  • urinary tract infection

We also offer the following services:

     The Health Services staff at the College of the Holy Cross are committed to providing students with clear, up-to-date, and candid information regarding sexual health, and related issues. Health Services has an excellent staff of physicians, nurse practitioners, and registered nurses who are qualified to offer information, testing, and prescriptions for a wide variety of issues related to sexual health matters including sexually transmitted infections. Health Services staff prescribes contraceptive medication for medical needs. Health Services will meet the health needs of all students either within the clinic or by an off campus referral process. Educational opportunities are provided with proper consideration for confidentiality, sensitivity and compassion. The goal of this educational approach is not only to provide information but to assist students in clarifiying their values, making decisions, and assuming personal and social responsibility for their choices. As a Catholic and Jesuit institution, the College itself does not distribute condoms or other forms of contraception.

After hours on call physician: 508-334-8830                 Identify yourself as a Holy Cross student, the physician will call you back; usually within the hour.

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