Mingea Health Center

The Student Health Center is located in the lower level of Zimmer Center.

Clinic hours

Monday - Friday: 7:00-10:00, Noon-1:00, and 3:00 - 6:30
Saturday - Sunday: 11:30 - 12:30 and 5:00 - 6:30

A nurse is on call 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

The school physicians, Allan Podosek, MD and Nathan Christian, DO, are available in the clinic to boarding students on Monday and Wednesday mornings between 7:30 - 8:00. Appointments are not necessary. If care is needed outside these hours, arrangements will be made to ensure prompt attention.

Transportation for medical appointments in the immediate Lynchburg area is provided by the school Monday - Thursday between the hours of 1:30 and 4:30.

All VES students are required to have complete medical insurance coverage.

Prescription medications are dispensed only by the clinic. VES uses Kroger Pharmacy at 4119 Boonsboro Road for all pharmaceutical needs. Boarding students are asked to keep insurance and credit information on file with the pharmacy. Kroger Pharmacy also administers Influenza vaccines in the fall for those students with signed permission from their parents.

Important Information and Documents

Information concerning health forms and requirements will be sent via email to all families shortly.

Contact Health Center

Phone: 434-385-3706
Fax: 434-385-3833

Teresa Poe
Head Nurse

Jane Bradshaw

Elaine Dameron

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