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Frequently Asked Questions
What follows is a list of some of the most frequently asked questions regarding Beu Health Center. This list is by no means comprehensive; if you have any questions that are not addressed here, or if you need any clarification, please call us at (309) 298-1888.
Q: Can I come in for weight and/or blood pressure checks at Beu?
A: Yes, weight and blood pressure checks are free and do not require an appointment.
Q: If I need a specialist, can you refer me?
A: If you have student insurance, we will be able to refer you. If you carry private insurance, you will need to verify with your insurance carrier whether we can refer you and if yes, we can do so.
Q: Do you offer dental/optical services at Beu Health Center?
A: We are not equipped to staff a dentist or an optician at the Health Center. However, we can provide you with a list of local dental/optical offices.
Q: I feel healthy. Why should I have a physical examination?
A: A physical examination is a good tool to establish your baseline health status. Serious illness can be discovered during a routine physical examination. In addition, during your physical examination your medical provider can answer any question you may have regarding your health. If you would like to have a physical examination with us, you can call our appointment desk at 298-1888.
Q: Can I receive health care at Beu Health Center without health insurance?
A: Yes. Your Student Health Service fee, paid each semester, entitles you to use Beu Health Center, whether or not you have student insurance.
Beu Health Center
1 University Circle
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 298-1888
Fax: (309) 298-2188