Student Health Center

The following services are provided at the Student Health Center. An asterisk indicates an additional charge may apply or referral to another facility may be necessary.


  • Unlimited visits with a provider  
  • Acute Care (colds, sinusitis, strep infections, ear infections)             
  • Asthma management                            
  • Skin infections                            
  • Routine physical exams*
  • Blood Pressure Screening
  • Immunizations*
  • Laboratory Tests*
  • X-ray and EKG Services*
  • Counseling and Testing for Sexually Transmitted Diseases*
  • Counseling for Birth Control Methods

Medications for common illnesses like colds, sinusitis, ear infections, skin infections, UTIs are available at the Student Health Center. Prescriptions are given when necessary by the medical provider.

PPD (Mantoux) Tuberculosis screening test*
Flu vaccine clinic will be held at Harcum College in the end of September*

Crutches are available to loan. Nebulizer is available for treatments.

You can expect expert care and advice from Harcum College’s Health Services, regardless of whether you have a health emergency or just want to know more about personal health care.

Harcum strives to provide quality, confidential, age-appropriate care that is accessible, affordable, and culturally sensitive. Supporting students in the pursuit of their academic goals is of utmost importance.

We provide evaluation and treatment of illness or injury, wellness screenings, health counseling, referral to specialized medical services, and first-aid supplies.

A nurse practitioner is available weekdays to evaluate and treat students.

In case of serious emergency, students are sent to area hospitals. Students are accountable for all hospital fees. Students who are seriously ill when Health Services is closed are advised to call Campus Safety at 610-526-6099 for an immediate course of action.

Valerie Aronov-Schwartz, CRNP

Director of Health Services