Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012
Cedar Rapids Main Campus
132 Iowa Hall
Iowa City Campus
146 Credit Center
A registered nurse and paramedic under direction of a consulting physician staff the Campus Health office. Services include emergency treatment of illness and injury and assistance in obtaining services of local physicians or agencies. Over-the-counter drugs, TB testing and allergy shots (with a doctor’s order) are available. The student must cover the cost of hospitalization, doctor’s fees, prescription medicine, X-rays and laboratory fees.
Campus Health presents educational health programs on substance abuse, nutrition, infectious disease and sexual awareness. Confidential counseling on a variety of health-related problems is also offered.
Health insurance is recommended for students. While the college does not offer an insurance plan, information on insurance is available from Campus Health.