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Watkins Student Support Fund changes lives

“The Patient Assistance Fund is a valuable resource that can help alleviate the financial burden for physical and mental health services,” said Alicia O’Leary, a social worker at Watkins.

Watkins Health Services Reaccredited

Now Filling Prescriptions for Dependents of KU Employees

For added convenience, Watkins Pharmacy invites KU faculty, staff and affiliates to fill prescriptions for their family members right here on campus.

Tips on Using Watkins Health Services During the Summer

Students Enrolled in Summer Session In accordance with the KU Comprehensive Fee Schedule, students enrolled in classes must pay “Required Campus Fees,” part of which is the Watkins

Physical Therapy Now Offered

Watkins Health Services continues to look for ways to expand offerings for students, faculty and staff by bringing multispecialty services in-house.

Donate to New Patient Assistance Fund

Jayhawks who struggle to meet their basic needs experience obstacles to learning. Student Affairs works to remove barriers to student success and make learning possible for all students.

Mask Required to Enter

While there is no mask mandate in Douglas County at this time, we continue to follow the CDC’s guidance for healthcare facilities. All patients, visitors and staff are required to wear a face mask while inside of Watkins Memorial Health Center regardless of COVID-19 vaccine status.

Visit Notes Now Available

As of April 5, 2021, our patients have immediate access to more information in their electronic medical record.

New Medical Oversight Model

Shingrix Vaccine Available

Almost 1 out of every 3 people in the United States will develop shingles, also known as zoster or herpes zoster, in their lifetime. There are an estimated 1 million cases of shingles each year in our country.