Nurse Hotline for Students

Medical advice when you need it... 24 hours a day, 365 days per year

Simply call the Nurse Hotline at 800-557-0309 for quick, sound medical advice from specially trained RNs.

The Nurse Hotline is a 24/7 source of reliable and caring health information, education and support.

When would I use it? 

When you need expert medical information and guidance without having to see a physician, on topics including:

  • All types of health concerns
  • Medication usage and interaction
  • Over-the-counter drugs
  • Medical tests or procedures

 How does it work?

  • Call the toll-free Nurse Hotline at 800-557-0309. Note: If you are experiencing a life-threatening medical emergency, please call 911.
  • 24 hours a day, 365 days per year
  • Registered Nurses (RNs) provide information based on physician-approved guidelines
  • Completely confidential

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More about the Nurse Hotline:

  • Translation services for non-English speaking callers
  • TTY/TTD access for the hearing impaired
  • Computerized record-keeping system
  • Physician Medical Director on Staff

Anywhere, anytime, Nurse Hotline can help. Call 800-557-0309.