Student Life

Health Center

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Health Center offers a variety of both free and low-cost medical services to all students.

Palm Beach Atlantic University's Health Center offers a variety of both free and low-cost medical services to all students through our Health and Wellness Center, regardless of health insurance coverage. Services include:

  • First aid (e.g., cold packs, bandages)
  • Evaluation and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries
  • Diagnostic testing (e.g., strep, mono, influenza, glucose, EKG)
  • Physicals
  • Women’s healthcare
  • Lab testing (i.e., blood work)
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Routine and required immunizations, including flu and meningitis vaccines
  • Flu and meningitis vaccines
  • Prescription medications available on site
  • Medical equipment rentals (e.g., crutches, wheelchairs)
  • Health education and resources

Staff

Our full-time professional staff includes the director of health and wellness, nurse practitioner, a registered nurse and an office coordinator.

Hours

Visits are by appointment only, except in cases of acute illness or injury. Please call ahead to schedule at (561) 803-2576. Office hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. Medical care hours may vary when classes are not in session. See below for a partial list of local medical providers and pharmacies to access when the health center is closed.  

Emergencies

For life-threatening emergencies on campus, please call 911 first and then contact Campus Safety and Security at (561) 803-2500.

Local Urgent Care

MDNow Urgent Care

2007 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach
(561) 688-5808  (3 miles from PBA)

Palm Beach Urgent Care

4714 Okeechobee Blvd., West Palm Beach
(561) 604-7505 (4.5 miles from PBA)

 
MedExpress Urgent Care  

1021 State Rd. 7, Royal Palm Beach
(561) 333-9331  (10 miles from PBA)

Local Pharmacies

CVS                        

1301 N. Dixie Hwy, West Palm Beach
(561) 366-1125

Publix (multiple locations)                    

135 Bradley Place, Palm Beach
(561) 655-4120

500 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach
(561) 659 2118

Target                  

1760 Palm Beach Lakes Blvd, West Palm Beach
(561) 847-7481

Walgreens          

1515 N. Flagler Drive, West Palm Beach
(561) 366-1393 (will deliver to PBA)

Contact Us

If you have questions, comments or concerns, please feel free to contact us at (561) 803-2576. Our fax number is (561) 803-2499.