SCAD Center for Health
In Savannah, Memorial Health University Medical Center operates a primary care clinic for SCAD students. The SCAD Center for Health is staffed by a nurse practitioner.
Currently enrolled students are treated and tested for a variety of common concerns, at minimal cost. The clinic accepts many insurance plans and also offers a self-pay option.
The clinic is not equipped for urgent care or emergency situations. Read below to learn more about urgent care centers in the area.
For more information on the Memorial Health University Physicians SCAD Center for Health, including location and hours of operation, visit its webpage or call 912.350.2600.
Atlanta, Hong Kong and Lacoste students also have health services through local medical practitioners.
Urgent care centers are available in the Savannah area at 14089 Abercorn St., 912.777.6161, in Savannah, and 110 Medical Park Drive, 912.748.1515, in Pooler. There are also a number of other urgent care facilities in the surrounding areas.
In case of an emergency, students should seek help by calling 911 or visit the emergency room at Memorial Health University Medical Center or St. Joseph's/Candler hospitals. In emergency situations, EMS may be contacted to provide transportation.
In Savannah, students have access to Memorial University Medical Center's 24-hour call center, NurseOne, a service that provides telephone nurse triage, physician referral and health information. The call center is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. NurseOne can be reached by phone at 912.350.WELL (9355) or 800.420.WELL (9355) or by e-mail at NurseOne@memorialhealth.com.
When you call NurseOne, an experienced registered nurse answers your call and asks a series of questions. Your health information is quickly entered into a database that determines the best course of action based on nationally approved guidelines. Your nurse will direct you to the appropriate level of care when necessary, or tell you how to self-treat the condition at home. If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.
In case of emergency
Memorial University Medical Center, emergency room
4700 Waters Ave.
Memorial Health | AppleCare Urgent Care - Abercorn
14089 Abercorn St.
Memorial Health | AppleCare Urgent Care - Pooler
110 Medical Park Drive
NurseOne Savannah 24/7 call center
912.350.WELL (9355) or 800.420.WELL (9355)