Medical services are provided by Decatur Memorial Hospital, which includes a full-time nurse practitioner, Elizabeth Campbell, MSN, FNP-BC, and medical direction from board certified physician Michael Zia, M.D.
Medical services provided by the Health Center include:
• Evaluation and treatment of medical illness/injury
• Screening for blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol
• Medication management
• Allergy injections
• Vaccine administration
• TB skin tests
• Physical examinations
• STD screenings
• On-site clinical laboratory
• Wound care
• Pregnancy tests
• Strep tests
In addition, DMH provides a number of wellness and preventative services including weight management coaching, nutrition coaching, diabetes education and management, physical therapy and smoking cessation programs. Please call 217.424.6360 to discuss these additional services.
Students and employees are charged for office visits, minor procedures, laboratory tests, and injections. Health Service personnel will administer allergy shots to students. Students are responsible for obtaining the serum and orders from their allergist. The serum can be stored in Health Services. There is a charge for each injection. Services provided will be billed to the student's and/or employee's private insurance. If the student and/or employee does not have insurance, the bill will be sent directly to them.
Tetanus and Menactra vaccines are available, as well as Hepatitis B, Gardasil, Influenza and Pneumonia vaccines.
The Health Center offers a full laboratory service.
Billing and Insurance
Students and parents are advised to check their own medical insurance plans to be sure students are covered while enrolled at Millikin. The Health Center will bill insurance companies; a statement will be provided if requested. Upon entering Millikin, a student is required to complete a university health report and must meet all state requirements regarding immunizations. Failure to comply with state mandates will cancel registration privileges.
Students need to carry their insurance card while attending Millikin.
Call 217.424.6360 to schedule an appointment.