814.3 Onsite Health Clinic

Created by: Donald Pierce on 11/18/2014
Category: 8 - Human Resources; 10 - Benefits/Services
 
Originator: Assistant Vice President of Human Resources
Current File:
Adoption Date: 11/17/2014
Reviewed for Currency: 11/17/2014
 
Replaces File:
Date of Origin: 11/17/2014
 
Classification: Faculty; Human Resources
 
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814.3 Onsite Health Clinic

 

A. Background

Furman University affirms its commitment to employee health.

 

B. Policy

Employees covered by the Furman medical insurance plan are eligible to obtain services at the Onsite Health Clinic, located in Earle Infirmary.  Clinic staff will respond to employee health needs during posted clinic hours.  The healthcare professionals of the Onsite Health Clinic do not normally respond to on-campus emergencies.

 

C. Guidelines

 

1.  All medical treatment and medication dispensed in the Onsite Health Clinic are covered by the Furman medical insurance plan.  Any medication not stocked in the Onsite Health Clinic must be purchased at a pharmacy off campus.

2.  Hours of operation for the Onsite Health Clinic are posted on the Human Resources website.

3.  The healthcare professionals of the Onsite Health Clinic will make appropriate medical referrals.  The Onsite Health Clinic will not be responsible to any degree, financial or otherwise, for treatment rendered by healthcare professionals not employed or contracted by Furman University.

4.  The healthcare professionals of the Onsite Health Clinic are available for consultation with Human Resources staff members for matters related to employee wellness programs.