IN THE EVENT OF AN INJURY OR ILLNESS
Please follow the procedures below in the event of an injury or illness:
- If becoming injured or ill while on the UNMC campus, the student should call 402-559-7200 to be seen. The student may be sent by Student Health to the UNMC Emergency Room for treatment, if necessary. If it is after-hours during the week, the weekend, holiday, or is a MEDICAL EMERGENCY, the student should report to the UNMC Emergency Room (and notify Student Health via phone (402-559-5158) or email (StudentHealth@unmc.edu ) within 48 hours of dismissal to obtain a referral (this is a requirement of some insurance carriers). [map to ER]
- Off campus: If an illness or injury occurs while off-campus, a student should obtain the necessary treatment and report the visit to the Student Health Clinic (402-559-5158) within 48 hours in order to obtain a referral (this is a requirement of some insurance carriers).
PLEASE NOTE: A student MUST notify Student Health (402-559-5158) within 48 hours of an emergency or hospital release to obtain a referral (this is a requirement of some insurance carriers). No referral will be issued if the student fails to report the injury/illness to Student Health within 48 hours of treatment.
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