Baptist Health Clinic

St. Thomas University Student Health Services is a department within the Division of Student Affairs and is supported by members from Baptist Health South Florida. The clinic is staffed by dedicated professionals who provide basic cost effective, preventive healthcare, education and outreach programs to a culturally diverse population in a safe, caring and supportive environment.

To support the well-being of our students and in conjunction with our mission, services provided by a Medical Doctor on Mondays and an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner Tuesday through Friday.

Services include:

  • annual physical exams,
  • sick visits,
  • preventative services,
  • women’s wellness exams,
  • chronic disease management (e.g. diabetes, high blood pressure),
  • treatment of common illnesses and ailment,
  • labs on site ordered by physician,
  • STI testing,
  • flu shots,
  • medication prescriptions and
  • referrals for vaccinations.

Individuals with medical concerns that require specialized diagnosis and treatment, or more comprehensive care are referred to a physician, clinic or hospital.  Medical services received as a result of a referral are generally at the student’s expense and based upon insurance provisions.  Emergency medical care is obtained at Urgent Care Centers or hospitals.  Transportation to these centers is usually provided by ambulances or, in less severe cases, students may arrange for their own transportation.  Emergency and urgent care medical services are partially covered by students’ health insurance.

The on-site clinic is located in Building 15, Glasshouse, adjacent to Cascia Hall Dorms.

Services are provided to ALL STU students, faculty, staff, and dependents over the age of 18.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Friday………………………………………     8:30am – 5:00pm, closed for lunch from 12-1pm.

The clinic staff includes a Medical Doctor, Nurse Practitioner, and Health Assistants.

Appointments can be made at 305-474-6921 or STUprimarycare@baptisthealth.net, walk-ins and appointments are welcomed.

Summer Hours

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 8:30-4:00pm,

Tuesday and Thursday via Telehealth.

Be sure to call or e-mail to schedule an appointment, no walk-ins over the summer. 305-474-6921 or STUprimarycare@baptisthealth.net

St. Thomas University Student Health Services is a department within the Division of Student Affairs and is supported by members from Baptist Community Health Center Inc