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Health Services

Office Services

Health Services offers convenient services for all Mount students and staff in partnership with Frederick Regional Health System. Our experienced and multidisciplinary health care professionals provide evaluation and treatment for a variety of illnesses and injuries, preventive health check-ups, immunizations and periodic health monitoring. Here are a few of the most common student visit requests:

  • Allergy injection
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Bite/sting
  • Burns
  • Cough
  • Fever
  • Sports Physical
  • Rash
  • Sore Throat
  • Injury
  • Upper Respiratory Infection / Bronchitis
  • Lab Testing
  • Referrals
  • Prescriptions as Needed

Appointments/Walk-Ins

You may choose to set an appointment or walk-in during our regular office hours. When medical concerns present themselves after-hours or on the weekend look for our recommended after-hours providers, but if you find yourself with a medical emergency or life threatening situation call 911, then please notify Campus Public Safety 301-447-5911 or x5911 with campus telephone.

120 Lower McGowan Center
Mon.–Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
301-447-5288

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Required Health Forms

For new undergraduate students and seminarians entering the Mount in the fall, the following forms are due at Orientation or no later than July 31.

If you have any questions about the health forms, please contact Amy Arnold, Health Services’ Site Manager from Frederick Health at 301-418-6525 or aarnold@fmh.org.

New Students and Seminarians: Due July 31

If you are unable to schedule a physical before this due dates, please complete pages 1,3, 4 and 5 and attach a note stating date of physical. Once physical is complete, please submit page 2 to health services. Please call us with any questions.

PRINT AND COMPLETE THESE REQUIRED FORMS

Effective June 1, 2000 Maryland law requires that an individual enrolled in an institution of higher education in Maryland who resides in on-campus student housing must be vaccinated against meningococcal disease.

Please mail your forms to:

Mount St. Mary's University
Attention: Health Services
16300 Old Emmitsburg Road
Emmitsburg, MD 21727

Faxed forms will not be accepted

Returning Students and Seminarians

Returning students and seminarians must do the following:

  • Inform Health Services of any changes in your health insurance plan;
  • Inform Health Services of any changes in medications or diagnosis;
  • Update your Emergency Contact information (.pdf).

Health Services seeks to insure a safe, healthy environment for the entire campus community, we cannot impress upon you enough the importance of getting this information to us in a timely manner.

The Health Services staff is looking forward to having you as a part of the Mount St. Mary’s University family again.

Additional Medical Information

A well informed patient is able to make better decisions about their health. At Health Services we want to be sure you're fully informed so you can make the right decisions for your own health.

Here are some helpful details about important medical topics that students and parents ask us about. 

To contact the Health Services Office, please call 301-447-5288.

Health Emergency

In an emergency or life threatening situation call 911. Then please notify Campus Public Safety 301-447-5911  or x5911 with campus telephone.


Local After Hours Urgent Care

Bring your Insurance Card and Photo ID when using these providers:

Frederick Health Urgent Care at Tollhouse

501 West 7th St.
Frederick, MD 21701
301-698-8374

Righttime Medical Care

888-808-6483
www.myRighttime.com

Hours: Open 365 days of the year including holidays from 7 a.m. – midnight
201B Shorebird St., Frederick Market Square, Frederick, MD 21701

Winding Cross Urgent Care

240-379-7776
frederick.windingcrossurgentcare.com

Hours: Call or visit website for hours – closed holidays
5930 Frederick Crossing La., Frederick, MD 21704

Wellspan Readycare

717-339-2875
www.wellspan.org/offices-locations/walk-in-care/wellspan-readycare/readycare-in-adams-county/

Hours: Call or visit website for hours – closed holidays
455 Washington Street – Suite 12, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Wellspan Gettysburg Hospital – Emergency Department 

717-334-2121
www.wellspan.org/programs-services/all-wellspan-services-(a-z)/emergency-services/

Hours: 24/7
147 Gettys St, Gettysburg, PA 17325

Frederick Memorial Hospital – Emergency Department 

240-566-3300
www.fmh.org

Hours: 24/7
400 West Seventh St., Frederick, MD 21701



Pharmacies


CVS

301-271-3788
228 North Church St., Thurmont, MD 21788
www.CVS.com

Med One 1 Pharmacies

Emmittsburg, Md. 301-447-6226
Thurmont, Md. 301-271-2223

Weis Market

301-271-4028
2 Thurmont Blvd., Thurmont, MD 21788
www.weismarkets.com

Mental Health or Substance Use Concerns

To find help for mental health or substance use concerns call now:

  • 2-1-1 Maryland: 211 or 1-866-411-6803
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255
  • Maryland Crisis Hotline: 1-800-422-0009
  • Maryland Community Services locator: https://211md.org/
  • Mental Health Association of Frederick County Guide to Mental Health and Community Support Services: www.fcmha.org/mhaguide