Health Services

Emergency Assistance & After Hours Care


For Emergency Assistance, Dial 911

What should I do if I have a medical emergency?
If you or someone else is suffering a medical emergency, dial 911 from any campus telephone.

All 911 calls will go directly to the South Orange Police Department.

What should I do if I have a psychological (mental health) emergency?
If you or someone else is suffering a mental health emergency, please call Counseling and Psychological Services at (973) 761-9500, Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. After hours/weekends, call Public Safety/Security at (973) 761-9300 and an On-Call Counselor will be contacted.

If a suicide attempt or threat has been made, dial 911.

What is considered an emergency?
Severe medical conditions and/or injuries and immediate threats to the safety of a person or property.

Mental health emergencies include severe emotional distress and suicidal thoughts.

What if my emergency requires follow up care?
Follow the advice given to you at the time of your visit. Some follow up care may be available at Health Services. Please call us with questions

After-Hours Care

Care Station       
456 Prospect Ave.
West Orange, NJ 07052
(973) 731-6767
Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

St. Barnabas Medical Center
94 Old Short Hills Rd.
Livingston, NJ
Fast Track in Emergency Room
Emergency Room: (973) 322-5180

24 Hour Nurse Call Lines
United Health Care Insurance Nurse Line: 877-643-5130 
Blue Cross Insurance Nurse Line: 888-258-3432 option 1 
Cigna Insurance Nurse Line: 800-244-6224 
Aetna Insurance Nurse Line: 800-556-1555

Additional walk-in medical clinics »

Contact Us

Health Services
(973) 761-9175
Fax (973) 761-9193
303 Centre Street

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