Campus Nurse

Kristin Dovan BSN, RN

Phone: 617-731-7171

kdovan@pmc.edu

Nurse’s office hours:

Monday, Wednesday, Friday  9AM - 7PM

The nurse's office is located on the 2nd floor of the Student Center, room 202.

Process to follow:

  • For health concerns that originate on campus during the nurse’s office hoursstudent should go to the nurse to be assessed.
     
  • In case of a minor accident during the nurse’s office hours, the injured student should be taken to the nurse if s/he may be safely moved. If student cannot be safely moved, the nurse should be notified.

  • If hospital or emergency treatment beyond the scope of the nurse is indicated, the nurse will make an appropriate referral.

Acute Care or minor accident during non-nurse’s office hours, Off-Campus Healthcare Options:


New England Baptist Hospital Ambulatory Care 
- 617-754-5544
125 Parker Hill Ave, Boston, MA 02120
For non-emergency conditions
Hours: 7am to 10:30 pm on Weekdays
8am to 8pm on Weekends
MBTA Accessible (40 mins)

This is not a walk in clinic, you need to call and speak to a nurse before going to make sure they can treat your condition.You will be charged an office co-pay (with the school insurance it will cost $20.00)
They will treat common illnesses and minor injuries such as strep throat, rashes, and burns.

Minute Clinic 1-866-389-2727
The closest Minute Clinic to PMC is in Cambridge @ 36 White St.
Mon – Fri 8am to 7pm
Sat 9am to 5:30pm
Sun 10am to 5:30pm
MBTA Accessible

Minute Clinic will treat upper respiratory conditions including sinus and ear infections, sore throats, skin conditions, and allergies. Minute Clinics are also located in some of the surrounding areas such as Quincy, Brockton & Natick.

Doctors Express 1-508-281-9211
945 Worcester St, Route 9W, Natick
Mon-Fri: 8:00am to 8:00pm
Sat 8:00am to 5:00pm
Sun 8:00am to 5:00pm
Not T accessible

Doctors Express is a walk-in clinic for all non-emergency conditions

24 hour Nurse Advice Line (with school health insurance)
For confidential medical advice call 1-800-850-4556, you will need to identify yourself with your insurance ID # which is on your card.The nurse on call will advise on what is the best way to treat your illness and what type of medical care you may need.

 

IN CASE OF SERIOUS ILLNESS OR INJURY:

Dial Campus Safety at X7777 and give specific details, including the nature of the illness or injury, the student’s name, location of student (phone number and dorm and room number). If the medical emergency appears “life threatening”, request that an ambulance be summoned. Please do not call 911 directly; campus safety will call when informed of an emergency.

When the nurse’s office is closed, a student seeking medical care should refer to one of the Acute Care options listed above or local area hospitals and clinics listed below. Students should look for safe transportation independent of the college. If transportation is not available, call Campus Safety at X7777 for assistance or to obtain a cab.

Please be aware that it is not advisable to go to a hospital emergency room for minor or common illness. Emergency rooms are best used for serious life threatening medical conditions. An emergency room co-payment can be $100.00 or more. You are responsible for all co-payments including co-payments for ambulance service.

 

Area Hospitals & Clinics

General Medical Care

  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA
    Main: 617-667-7000
    ER: 617-754-2450
    Health Information: 800-667-5356 (Physician referral service

  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    75 Francis Street, Boston, MA
    Main: 617-732-5500
    ER: 617-732-5636
    Dental Clinic: 617-732-6018

  • New England Baptist Hospital
    125 Parker Hill Avenue, Boston, MA
    617-754-5544
    Walk-In Clinic: M-F 7:00 am - 10:30 pm, Sa-Su/Holidays 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

  • Massachusetts General Hospital Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinic
    55 Fruit Street, Cox 5, Boston, MA
    617-726-2748
    Walk-in hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 8:30 am - 11:00 am, Wednesdays 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Appointment only: Mondays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Wednesdays 8:30 am - 11:30 am

Women’s Health

  • Women's Health Services
    111 Harvard Street, Brookline, MA
    617-277-0009 or 617-277-1774
    Rape/Sexual Assault

Safety

  • Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC)
    99 Bishop Allen Drive, Cambridge, MA
    617-492-RAPE (7273)
  • Domestic Violence Safelink (a 24 hour multilingual statewide hotline)
    1-877-785-2020 TTY: 1-877-521-2601
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
    Rape Crisis Intervention Program
    Request a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (S.A.N.E.)
    330 Brookline Avenue, Boston, MA
    617-667-4645
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
    Request a Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner (S.A.N.E)
    75 Francis Street, Boston, MA
    617-732-5636

Mental Health

  • Brookline Community Mental Health
    41 Garrison Road
    Brookline, MA 02445
    (617) 277-8107
    http://brooklinecenter.org/adult_services

  • Arbour Hri Hospital
    Mental Health Services
    227 Babcock St
    Brookline, MA 02446
    (617) 731-3200
    http://www.arbourhealth.com/HRI.htm

  • Bournewood Hospital
    Mental health and chemical dependency care
    300 South St
    Brookline, MA 02467
    (617) 469-0300

For students who have the PMC student health insurance

PLEASE MAKE SURE THAT YOU CARRY YOUR HEALTH INSURANCE IDENTIFICATION CARD WITH YOU AT ALL TIMES.



 


  • Massachusetts General Hospital Sexually Transmitted Diseases Clinic
    55 Fruit Street, Cox 5, Boston, MA
    617-726-2748
    Walk-in hours: Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays 8:30 am - 11:00 am, Wednesdays 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Appointment only: Mondays 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm, Wednesdays 8:30 am - 11:30 am
                     


       
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