Decker Student Health Services Center Fact Sheet

(Accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care) 


  • Medical care by physicians, nurse practitioners and nurses for acute medical illness or injury and including psychiatric treatment/consultation
  • Administration of Vaccines, Travel Medicine
  • HIV Testing
  • Sexual Health including contraception
  • Health Education programming, personal consultation, prevention,
  • peer internship course
  • Alcohol and Other Drug counseling, education and prevention
  • Laboratory Services (contracted service)


Health Fee – paid with tuition and fees, covers ON CAMPUS care only

Health Insurance – needed for off campus care, laboratory tests. International students are required to be enrolled in the international student plan unless qualified for a funded graduate student plan. For questions about the international student health insurance policy, please visit the Office of International Student and Scholar Services.


8:00am-4:45pm, Monday through Friday. Walk-in services from 8am-11am. Scheduled appointments in the afternoons. Urgent care needs evaluated throughout the day. After hours care by the campus emergency service, Harpur’s Ferry,(call 607-777-3333) which provides Advanced Life Support care upon call to room or off campus location. There are 3 nearby hospital emergency rooms, all within 3-5 miles. There are also several walk-in clinics with evening and weekend hours.


NYS Public Health Law mandates that medical record information be released only with the written authorization of the patient. We hope you understand the legal and ethical considerations in this matter.

Contact Information

607 (777-2221) – (our web site)
Director of Health and Counseling Services: Johann Fiore-Conte, MS, FNP
Medical Director: Michael Leonard, MD, FAAFP
Clinical Director for University Counseling Center: Mark Rice, PHD
Coordinator of Clinical Services: Gail Mathieson - Devereaux MS, FNP
Associate Director for Health Education: Bridget McCane Saunders MSEd
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Last Updated: 8/28/14