Inver Hills Community College provides health care and counseling for students
Health Service

We provide high-quality, free or low-cost confidential health care and counseling for Inver Hills students. We are staffed throughout the week by registered nurses; a physician is available one day a week. Health Service staff believe that good health care requires more than just treatment; we emphasize prevention, education and participation.

Contact Information

Health Service

Ask a Nurse
651-450-3525
CC109

Hours

Virtual: M-Th 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
In Person Visits Beginning August 24 (Appointment Required):
Monday/Thursday 12:30-4:30 p.m.
Tuesday/Wednesday 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Appointments are required to ensure proper social distancing. Please book your appointment online, call 651-450-3525 or email askanurse@inverhills.edu. If you are on campus and would like to be seen that day please call to ensure proper social distancing. All respiratory appointments are virtual appointments only. Same day appointments available.

Health Service

Daily Communication

Medication Refill?

Book an appointment, email askanurse@inverhills.edu, or call 651-450-3525.

We are staffed by a registered nurse Monday through Thursday; a physician is available one day a week.

We provide

  • Reproductive health, gynecological services and contraception counseling and referral
  • Pregnancy and STD testing and counseling
  • Blood pressure screening
  • Physical exams
  • Tuberculosis testing, Vaccine titers and Flu Vaccine Administration
  • Mental health care
  • First aid
  • Wellness issues
  • Stress management
  • Substance abuse counseling
  • HIV/AIDS counseling
  • Nutrition counseling

Nominal fees may be charged for some services. No one will be denied services because of an inability to pay.

Ask A Nurse

Students may use the Ask A Nurse service to submit any health questions or concerns. Simply click on the link and fill out the short form. You will receive a response via e-mail. Although we try to protect the privacy of individual information, please note that questions submitted over the Internet are not secure. If you have a private or personal issue, you're encouraged to visit Health Service in person by booking an appointment, or call 651-450-3525. Same day appointments are available.

Confidentiality

All records and visits are confidential and no information is released to anyone or any place without a signed release form by the patient.

Immunizations

Health Service can refer students to low-cost providers for immunizations. Seasonal Flu vaccines will be made available free to students. Appointments can be made by booking online, email askanurse@inverhills.edu, or call 651-450-3525.

Crisis assistance in the Twin Cities

Dakota County Crisis Response Unit (CRU)
952-891-7171
24/7 (Apple Valley)

Ramsey County Mental Health Services
651-266-7900
24/7 (St. Paul)

Regions Hospital Mental Health
651-254-1000
24/7 (St. Paul)

Crisis Connection
612-379-6363 and 866-379-6363
24/7 (Minnesota)

MEN’S LINE (Crisis Connection)
612-379-6367 and 866-379-6367
24/7 (Minneapolis)

Crisis Intervention Center and Suicide Prevention Hotline
612-347-3161

Suicide Prevention Center
612-347-2222
(Minneapolis)

Alcohol and Substance Abuse

Depression and Suicide

Eating Disorders

Anxiety

Other Resources

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