UPDATE: Important Health Information

Published April 11, 2017 By Frankie Gouge

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff:

In follow up to Saturday’s communication, we wanted to provide you with an update on a case of mumps in an Appalachian State University student, which was confirmed on April 7.

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Important Health Information

Published April 10, 2017 By Brian Brown

Dear Students, Faculty and Staff:

In follow up to Saturday’s communication, we wanted to provide you with an update on a case of mumps in an Appalachian State University student, which was confirmed on April 7. While at this time, we have not detected additional cases of mumps, we remain on heightened alert for anyone with signs and symptoms compatible with mumps.

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Important Health Message to Students, Faculty and Staff

Published April 8, 2017 By Brian Brown

We have learned of one confirmed case of mumps at Appalachian State University and we want to share information about this situation with you. We are providing this information in the interest of maintaining open communication about the potential of exposure. Below we have summarized important information regarding mumps exposure and symptoms to encourage community members to promptly report suspected mumps cases.

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Communication with your Clinician

Published February 20, 2017 By Kevin Long

Attention:

You are responsible for logging into your MedPortal to check any test results from your visit with the clinician today. 

Clinicians will not accept phone calls or messages from students in relation to test results or ongoing issues. 

Our Clinicians will only be communicating through the MedPortal. 

If you have any questions after your visit, please log into your MedPortal to send a message directly to the clinician you saw today. 

Please bookmark the MedPortal on your phone:  medportal.appstate.edu


Welcoming new physicians to Student Health Service at AppState

Published November 1, 2016 By Frankie Gouge

Dr. Rebecca “Becky” Moretz

Dr. Moretz has joined Health Services as our staff psychiatrist.  Dr. Moretz is from Boone, NC.  She is board certified in Psychiatry and completed her training at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  She then returned to Boone where she has been practicing psychiatry for the past six years.  In her spare time, she enjoys clogging, running, hiking, and spending time with her family.  Dr. Moretz loves living and working in the mountains of North Carolina and is excited to serve the student population at Appalachian State University.

Dr. Virginia “Leigh” Beasley

In September 2016, Dr. Beasley joined Student Health as a primary care clinician. She is board certified in Family Practice and holds advanced training in integrative medicine. Prior to coming to AppState, Dr. Beasley served for more than 25 years with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control and was a statewide consultant. She also has previous university student health experience at Clemson University.

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Profile of the Founder of Student Health Services

Published September 20, 2016 By Kevin Long

Do you remember Nurse Shook?

As one of Appalachian's most iconic figures, she touched hearts and souls, and mended thousands with care and compassion.

Hear from her how she founded Appalachian State healthcare 67 years ago.


Nurse Shook, Appalachian appreciates everything you've done for this university!


Contact Us

Contact the Director

Address:
Miles Annas Building
PO Box 32070
614 Howard Street
Boone, North Carolina 28608

Phone:
Main: (828) 262-3100
Appointments: (828) 262-6577
Insurance: (828) 262-7463
Medical Records: (828) 262-6578
Laboratory: (828) 262-6956

Fax: (828) 262-6958

Spring Clinic Hours:
Monday - Friday
(except Wednesday):
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Weekends:  Limited Services:
Saturday:  10am-2pm
Sunday:  1pm-5pm

Pharmacy is CLOSED on weekends and during Semester Breaks

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