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Student Health Services

Student Health Services at Mercy College of Health Sciences support students in meeting their health and wellness needs while enrolled at college.

The goal of our Registered Nurse staffed office is to assist our students on campus in adopting lifestyle behaviors that will allow them to live, work, and learn together in ways that optimize their health and well-being. This includes health education and promotion services related to college health issues, such as alcohol, drugs, fitness, nutrition, disease prevention, and stress. Fostering an environment in which high priority is given to personal health and well-being supports the overall commitment of MCHS to help students reach their full potential in all aspects of their lives.

Services we offer: 

  • Emergency first aid
  • Minor injury and illness care
  • Over-the-counter medications and basic medical supplies at no charge
  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Seasonal Influenza vaccinations
  • Health information and educational resources
  • Community Referrals

2014-2015 Flu Vaccination Information

Student Health Services is still offreing FREE flu vaccinations to all MCHS students and employees. 

STILL NEED A FLU SHOT?
Additional 2014 Flu Clinic Dates Added

Monday
Tuesday
November 10, 2014
11:30am-1:00pm
2:30pm-4:00pm
November 11, 2014
11:30am-1:00pm

OR by appointment with the Student Health Nurse

Please contact the Student Health Health Services office to set up an appointment today.

For additional information about the flu read the Frequently Asked Questions.

Quick Info

For Emergencies call 911

Hours
Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Mailing Address
Mercy College of Health Sciences
Student Health Services
921 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50309-1200


Michelle Fetters, RN, BSN

Student Health Nurse
(515) 643-6642
Fax (515) 643-6768
Office Location: Mercy Court, Room 119
MFetters@mercydesmoines.org