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Health Services

The Health Services office is the primary provider of on-campus medical care in cases of student illness or injury. Health Services is also responsible for educational health programs, including a weekly Women's Services Clinic provides assistance and information about gynecological care. Health Services is located in the Nicholson Health Center, on the ground floor in Sheffield Hall.

Targeted Information

Current Students, Faculty, and Staff can find more information about Health Services on the myCharger portal.

Health Services on myCharger

We also have a dedicated page where parents &: families can find more information.

Parent & Family Info

Submitting Forms and Information, Securely

To upload medical and immunization forms, and COVID-19 test results for early arrivals, the University of New Haven is utilizing MedTunnel, a HIPAA-compliant service to ensure that all sensitive patient information is protected as per the standards set by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996.

Health Services Forms

Health Services Staff

Health Services is staffed by registered nurses, part-time nurse practitioner and part-time physicians:

  • Paula Cappuccia, RN - Director of Health Services
  • Judy Deshpande, APRN - Nurse Practitioner
  • Sharon Griffin - Medical Office Coordinator 
  • Donna Kennedy - Administrative Assistant
  • Mary Jean Wooley - Administrative Secretary II

Please note that all doctor's hours and office hours are subject to change without notice. Please contact our office to verify the time in which a doctor is available or the office is open.

Walk-ins for non-urgent care may experience a significant delay. Health Services seeks to provide care for everyone in a timely manner. Please note that the office must prioritize student visits based on the severity and urgency of the illness or injury.