What to do during breaks

Health Care Resources during times when the health service is closed, during breaks, and at a student's discretion.

Administrative questions: e-mail SHWS at health@swarthmore.edu or call 610-328-8058. Your phone message or e-mail will be returned during the next several business days. We are generally not open for routine Clinical Services during breaks.

Internal Medicine Associates: 610-447-6788 members of Crozer Health System, work with the Swarthmore College Student Health and Wellness Service. They are available during college break times for appointments at their office in Chester, PA or on-call for urgent issues. You will need to use your insurance card for health care at their office. Emergency health issues should be addressed by calling Safety and Security x8333 or 911 or going directly to a nearby hospital emergency room.

Adolescent Medicine Specialist: 610-490-1755 Dr. Rima Himelstein

Premier Orthopaedics: 610-876-0347 Dr. Charles Hummer III.

Premier Orthopaedic Urgent Care Center: Monday-Friday 3:30p-7:30p. 610-566-5723 walk-in Clinic Located in nearby Media, PA.

Philadelphia Ambulatory Health Services: Low cost or free

Planned Parenthood: Media Office
216 W State Street Media, PA 19063

Reproductive Health and Counseling Center - Crozer Medical Center campus: 610-874-4321

Take Care Clinic: is located on Rt.352 in Brookhaven which is about 10-15 minutes from Campus by car. It is a walk-in health clinic located in Walgreens Pharmacy which provides care for acute illnesses and other minor illnesses and injuries. Other medical services provided as well. Most insurances are accepted.

Minute Clinic: in CVS, offers acute care walk-ins for minor illnesses and some preventive health services as well. The nearest location is 10 minutes away by car in Springfield, PA.