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AUK CLINIC
 

Mission 

The AUK Health Clinic provides services designed to promote, sustain, and address the physical wellness of the members of the university community through first response and initial care for medical ailments and injuries on campus, and through educational initiatives which promote healthy lifestyles. This is achieved through excellence inpatient care and education.

Services

The AUK Health Clinic is designed to provide basic care for community members in immediate need of medical attention. The staff consists of a trained nurse and a receptionist who are able to evaluate the level of care needed for patients. Emergencies and serious health cases are immediately referred to nearby facilities. The goal of the clinic is to encourage a healthy and safe environment.

Health Services provided at AUK Clinic include but are not limited to:

  • Emergency first aid response
  • Flu immunizations
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Blood sugar test
  • Hospital referrals

Addresses the following symptoms:

  • Cold/flu symptoms
  • Fainting/dizziness
  • General body & muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Fever/Coughs
  • Skin allergies/minor irritation/ minor burns
  • Abdominal pain
  • Athletic injuries
  • Female health issues

Additionally, the AUK Health Clinic provides health education information and materials (free screenings, books & videos) and submits a monthly article published in The Voice of AUK that promotes healthy lifestyle choices and disease prevention. Preventative services include blood pressure checks, blood sugar monitoring, and treatment for elective cases. The clinic strives to address acute medical conditions along with medical assistance such as first aid and basic life support, as per clinic procedures. Should any community member or visitor fail to use a reasonable amount of care, any injury or damage resulting from student/employee negligence is not the responsibility of the university.

Operational Hours
Sunday - Thursday
8:00am - 7:00pm (during semesters only)
8:00am - 5:00pm (during semester breaks)
Tel:    1-802040 or (+965) 2224-8399, Ext: 3400/3401
Email: clinic@auk.edu.kw

 

 
 
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Tel: +965 2224 8399