Student Health Center

Student Health Center

Student Health Form & Policies

The Mission of Student Health Services is to support our Benedictine students in fulfilling their educational and personal goals by promoting health through a variety of services.

This center serves students by providing free health and counseling services.

Location: 1201 N. 2nd Street, across from McDonald Hall
Phone: 913.360.7117
Fax: 913.360.7482

Staff & Hours

Janet L. Adrian RN, BSN
Director of Student Health Services
Latitia Guthals
Nurse Practitioner
Michelle Pruessner
Physician Assistant
 Nurse's HoursNurse Practitioner's Hours*Physician Assistant Hours
Monday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Tuesday8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.8:00 a.m. - Noon
Wednesday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.Noon - 4:00 p.m.
Thursday8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.8:00 a.m. - Noon
Friday9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

* The Nurse Practitioner will be in the office every other Tuesday and Thursday from 12:30 - 4 p.m. (Please check with Student Health about availability)

For service after hours, call your health provider or the Atchison Hospital Emergency room at 913.360.5320. For emergencies on campus, dial 9 to reach an outside line and then 911.

Student Health Services

Benedictine Student Health strives to promote wellness through education, counseling and preventive services. Good health is best achieved through a healthy lifestyle of adequate rest, daily exercise, a balanced diet, and healthy choices.

Services Provided at the Student Health Center

  • Diagnosis and treatment of minor illnesses and injuries
  • Health education and counseling
  • Referrals
  • Maintenance allergy injections during provider clinics
  • Tuberculosis skin testing
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Blood sugar checks
  • Removal of stitches
  • Peak-flow testing
  • Tobacco cessation
  • Student Health Services also offers crutches for loan, over-the-counter medications, first aid supplies and educational materials.

If you have any questions, please contact Janet Adrian.