Health Clinics

Mission

The University Health Clinics seek to complement the academic mission of AUST and are dedicated to providing educational, supportive, consultative healthcare services to students, staff, college and eligible dependents. In doing so the Health Clinics strive to make the campus a healthy and safe place to study, work and live.

Objectives

The objectives of the University Health Clinics are to:

  • provide primary healthcare to students, college, staff and eligible dependents
  • provide emergency healthcare to Residential Hall and campus residents after working hours and at weekends and on holidays
  • support the integration of university services and provide a healthy atmosphere to accomplish the university objective of a disease-free community
  • provide high quality integrated health services in a timely manner, providing complete customer satisfaction

 Services

The Medical Services Administration provides the following primary healthcare, within available capabilities, through its clinics:

  • Round-the-clock services for males and females
  • General Clinics: primary healthcare, treatment, preventative medicine and health education on common diseases through the general practitioners to the university community
  • Nursing: comprehensive nursing care and services, including routine and emergency cases, recording patient details and providing treatment
  • Reception: receiving patients, preparing the patient files and records, recording personal data, preparing daily, monthly and annual statistics
  • Medical Lab: carrying out medical tests and running tests referred from university physicians for nominal fees
  • Referral System: referring urgent cases to hospital specialists • Following up chronic cases and coordinating referrals to hospital specialists if necessary
  • Carrying out medical checkups for new students