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Your 24/7 On-Campus Wellness Center

The Longbrake Student Wellness Center (LSWC) is a one-of-a-kind comprehensive health center for College of Wooster students enrolled on a full-time basis. The staff consists of physicians from the Cleveland Clinic Wooster, professional mental health counselors, health education coordinator, certified athletic trainers, office administrator, and registered nursing staff to maintain 24-hour service during the academic year.

Wellness Services

Weekdays (M-F, 8:30-4:30 pm)

  • Scheduled doctor, counselor, and nursing appointments
  • Medication/prescription written/provided by providers
  • Nursing and counseling drop-in (please call ahead)
  • Lab work
  • Consultations about billing, insurance, referrals
  • Allergy shots (self-scheduled)
  • Overnight rooms
  • Self-care center
  • Scheduled and drop-in appointments on TimelyCare

Weekends and Weekdays, 4:30 pm-8:30 am

  • Nursing drop-in (please call ahead)
  • Counselors available on call in collaboration with nursing
  • Overnight rooms
  • Self-care center
  • Scheduled and drop-in appointments on TimelyCare

New Patient Procedures Amid COVID-19

Understandably, you or those around you may have some questions and concerns about the Coronavirus. These suggestions can help you manage stress or anxiety that can arise during uncertainty or fears about your or loved ones’ personal safety.

Due to ongoing COVID-19 safety protocols, we are asking that you call ahead to Wellness to schedule an appointment, or to notify us of an immediate concern, as we are not doing walk-ins at this time. For both daytime appointments or an after hours emergency, contact Wellness at 330.263.2319 and you will receive further instructions about how to proceed.

COVID-19 Testing

The College has recently switched from using Binax COVID-19 tests to the FlowFlex COVID-19 tests. Students can pick up a testing kit at the Longbrake Student Wellness Center on campus and follow the instructions found on this YouTube video to administer the test. Once you have completed the test, you can notify your Wellness Center nurse of the results and follow all campus guidelines regarding masking and isolation, if necessary.

Appointments

To see a registered nurse, doctor, or a counselor, please make an appointment by call 330-263-2319.

Medical Emergencies

If you have an emergency, go to the emergency department at Wooster Community Hospital located at 1761 Beall Avenue in Wooster. Take your insurance card. If you need help getting here, view the Campus Map.

Scots Telehealth

College of Wooster has launched a new telehealth program for students called Scots Telehealth that will provide care while you are away from campus. The service will provide access to 24/7 medical and mental telehealth care from anywhere in the United States, with no cost at the time of visit! Register now at scotstelehealth.com and be sure to enter the Service Key “SCOTS” for free services.

Whether you’re feeling sick or overwhelmed, you will be able to talk to a licensed provider from your smartphone or any web-enabled device. Licensed providers are available to diagnose non-emergent medical conditions, prescribe medications and offer mental health support via phone or secure video visits. Below are a few FAQs about Scots Telehealth.

How can students access TimelyCare: Telehealth for Scots? Go to TimelyCare: Telehealth for Scots to register with your school email address, and select a service to start a visit. You can access Scots Telehealth from any web-enabled device.

Who can use Scots Telehealth? Any College of Wooster student.

What services are available? There are three services available to students at no cost:

  • Medical: 24/7, on-demand access to a medical provider that can treat a wide range of common illnesses like cold and flu, sinus infection, allergies and more
  • TalkNow: 24/7, on-demand access to a mental health professional to talk about anything at anytime
  • Scheduled Counseling: scheduled options to speak to a licensed counselor
    How much does a visit cost? There is NO COST for College of Wooster students.

Can Scots Telehealth services diagnose COVID-19? Scots Telehealth will virtually assess symptoms and administer frontline care in a contained environment to limit the spread of illness. They will also give recommendations on need for testing vs. self-quarantine, and where to go if testing or further care is needed.