Concordia Experience

Health & Safety Services

Student Health Services is dedicated to the good health of Concordia-Chicago Students. Concordia University Chicago  is committed to making sure that students find quality health and wellness care. Concordia-Chicago attempts to limit the impact of injury or illness by the provision of services for early intervention.

West Suburban Medical Center is offering affordable and convenient health care health services on the Concordia campus.

Community Health Clinic Location:                                    Clinic Hours:

Concordia University Chicago                                                Monday: 2pm -7pm

Krauss 214                                                                                Tuesday: 2pm -7pm

Phone: (708) 488-4307                                                          Thursday: 2pm -7pm

Examples of services/treatments that the clinic will provide (please note that this list is not exhaustive):

Abrasions     
Allergies     
Common Colds  
Coughs
Ear Infections
Nasal Congestion      
Eye Irritations
Flu   
Insect / Tick Bites   
Minor Burns   
Minor Cuts    
Sinus Infections      
Skin Conditions
Sore Throat   
Strep Throat / Laryngitis     
Staple/ Suture Removal
Urinary Tract Infections       

Students are seen free-of-charge when they present their Student IDs.  Some testing, services, or additional treatment may incur charges.  The CHC will accept all health insurances and services will not be denied to any Concordia community members.

During the clinic non-business hours there are several physicians in the area as well as two walk-in clinics within walking distance of campus for students .

These centers are familiar with treating CUC students and are fully equipped to handle most laboratory tests and minor medical procedures.

River Forest Medical Campus

420 William Street, Building B
River Forest, IL 60305
(708) 763-2200

Hours: Monday -Thursday:  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday:  8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Saturday-Sunday-closed
 

Advanced Imaging Center

7411 W Lake St, Building A
River Forest, IL 60305
(708)-488-1919

Two walk-in clinics are within walking distance of the campus are:

Take Care Health Clinic

No appointment needed
Inside the Walgreens’ Pharmacy
7251 Lake Street (Lake and Harlem)
River Forest, IL  60305
(866) 825-3227

Hours: Monday - Friday:  8:00 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Saturday-Sunday:  9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

*When visiting the Take Care Health Clinc, students will need their student ID, Current Insurance Card and money for their co-pay if applicable.

 

Resurrection Health Care- Immediate Care

No appointment needed
7230 W. North Ave (North Ave. and Harlem)
Elmwood Park, IL 60707
(708) 453-3000

Hours:  Monday - Saturday:  8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Sunday:  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Directions to Resurrection Health Care by bus:

  • PACE bus #318 or #307 Northbound at Augusta Street and Harlem Avenue
  • Get off at North Avenue and Harlem Avenue
  • Walk West to Bonnie Brae Place

*When visiting clinics above, students will need to bring their School ID, Current Insurance Card, and money for their co-pay if applicable.

Nearby hospitals

GOTTLIEB MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
701 W NORTH AVE ,
MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
(708)681-3200 

RUSH OAK PARK HOSPITAL
520 S MAPLE AVE
OAK PARK, IL 60304
(708)383-9300

WEST SUBURBAN MEDICAL CENTER
3 ERIE CT.
OAK PARK, IL 60302
(708)383-6200

WESTLAKE HOSPITAL
1225 W LAKE ST.
MELROSE PARK, IL 60160
(708)681-3000

OUR LADY OF THE RESURRECTION MEDICAL CENTER
5645 W ADDISION ST
CHICAGO, IL 60634
(773)282-7000

More doctors, facilities, and hospitals that will accept the school insurance can be find at Gallagher Koster website under Provider Networks and First Health Link or by calling toll-free at 1-888-685-7774.

Once a student at CUC, you will have access to additional health services information on Concordia Connect.

Emergency Services

For on campus emergency, call Campus Safety at 708-771-8300 or dial 911