Center for Health & Wellness
The wellbeing of our campus community is our highest priority.
Operated in partnership with Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, the Center for Health & Wellness provides convenient access to healthcare professionals, prescription services, select over-the-counter medications, first aid, immunizations, lab-work, and mental health professionals, including psychiatrists.
The Center for Health & Wellness also handles student immunization records and other situations related to medical record-keeping.
212 South 2nd Street, Suite 212
(behind the DeLoach Center)
add remove Do I have to have an appointment or can I just walk in?
Do I have to have an appointment or can I just walk in?
Walk-ins are welcome and will be served on a first-come, first-served basis.
Students should be referred to the student health center to make appointments.
To book an appointment for counseling please contact the Student Health Center, please call (843) 917-4044.
add remove Who can use the Center for Health & Wellness?
The Center for Health & Wellness is a resource for everyone at Coker! While counseling sessions are reserved exclusively for Coker students, the medical professionals and services offered in the Center’s health clinic are available to Coker employees and their families, as well as our student body.
add remove Are services free for Coker students?
Health and medical services are provided in partnership with Carolina Pines Regional Medical Center, which accepts most insurance plans and offers a sliding scale payment option for those who are uninsured. Insured students should bring their insurance card with them when visiting the clinic.
For counseling services, students should bring a photo ID and insurance cards at the time of the appointment. MUSC will work with uninsured students so they can receive services.
add remove Will my medical information be shared with anyone at Coker or elsewhere?
Student records are kept strictly confidential in compliance with state and federal law, including FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act) and HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act).
Student records cannot be released or disclosed without written consent of the patient/client except under the following conditions:
In the event of a health or safety emergency
Threat of harm to self or others
Suspected child abuse
Suspected abuse of elderly or disabled
Court order or subpoena
add remove I have an emergency! Can I contact the Center after-hours?
In the event of an on campus emergency, contact Campus Safety immediately at 843-383-8140. Our Campus Safety officers have a direct line to EMS, and can dispatch emergency assistance to your exact campus location.
If this is an off campus emergency, call 911.
In the event of an emergency, please contact Campus Safety immediately at 843-383-8140.
Visit the Health Center
If you’re feeling under the weather or suffering from a minor injury, make an appointment with an on-campus medical provider. Walk-ins will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.
Visit Counseling Services
At the Center for Health and Wellness, Coker provides a licensed Mental Health & Accommodations Counselor to help with a wide variety of situations and conditions, including homesickness, inability to concentrate, depression, sleep disturbances, and much more. Additionally, Coker University has partnered with MUSC TelePsych to provide students access to licensed mental health professionals, including psychiatrists.