Health Clinic

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The Florida Polytechnic University Health Clinic is located inside the Wellness Center and offers a variety of healthcare services.  The Health Clinic is provided by Lakeland Regional Health and is staffed by a Registered Nurse.  Students can stop by the clinic for general medical services addressing acute conditions, minor illnesses and injuries. The Clinic can also provide referrals to local health care providers and specialists as needed.

The cost of basic services is free for all students. Anyone who has a health concern, becomes sick, or suffers a non-serious injury should stop by the clinic for evaluation and/or treatment.

Please remember that any chronic or major medical conditions should be treated by the student’s regular doctor. If a serious and urgent health problem arises, a student should dial 9-1-1 or visit the Lakeland Regional Medical Center Emergency Room or nearest hospital.

Hours of Operation

Medical and nursing services are available when classes are in session:

  • Monday–Friday from 1-5 p.m.
  • Walk-ins are welcome and no appointment is necessary.

Additional Resources

  • Counseling Services provides mental health counseling for students who need help working through and overcoming personal problems.
  • Disability Services coordinates academic accommodations for students with mental, physical and developmental disabilities.

If You Need Help

IF YOU NEED HELP RIGHT NOW (for crisis situations only)

If you are in need of urgent medical or mental health care, please dial 9-1-1 at any time of the day or night or visit Lakeland Regional Medical Center’s emergency room or your nearest hospital.

Additional Resources:

  • BayCare Student Assistance Program: 800-878-5470

  • Peace River Center’s 24-hour Mobile Crisis Response Team in Lakeland: 863-519-3744

  • National Suicide Prevention Life-Line: 800-273-8255