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Closed over winter break

We are closed over winter break but will be checking phone messages and emails on a regular basis beginning on Jan. 2nd.  Our email address is health@vassar.edu.

If you are a student needing medical care over break- medical facilities in the area are as follows:  Vassar Hospital Emergency Room – phone # 845-454-8500, MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center (formerly St. Francis Hospital) Emergency Room – phone # 845-483-5000 , Health Quest– an urgent care walk-in facility located in LaGrangeville (on Rt. 55) -  phone # 845-485-4455 and Wappingers Falls (on Rt. 9)  845-297-2511 and CareMount Medical Group Walk In Care located at 30 Columbia Street Poughkeepsie – phone # 845-231-5600.

All students have 24/7 access to “HealthistYou”.  This gives you remote access to a physician using a nationwide telehealth service. If you have the insurance offered through the college there is no charge.  If you have private insurance, there is a $40 consultation fee.  The website is:  www.telehealth4students.com.  The phone number is 1-855-870-5858.

If you have any insurance issues regarding the student health insurance you can go to their website at www.gallagherstudent.com/Vassar.  They have quite a bit of information on their site.  They also have a live chat area that you can utilize.  

Our webpage: healthservice.vassar.edu also has information which may help you with any questions you may have regarding billing, services offered, etc.

Our office will be reopening on Sunday, January 21st and regular clinic hours will resume on Monday, the 22nd.

Have a wonderful break!