Emergency Services

Dial 911 for Wilkes-Barre City EMS. AED's are located in each college dormitory, at the college switchboard, in the Student Health Center, in the Scandlon Gymnasium, and at Betzler Field. 

For non-life threatening emergencies after health center hours of operation,  refer to Medical Resources for a list of health care providers and walk-in clinics that are within a 5 mile radius of campus.

Medical Emergencies (reasons to go to the emergency room)

  • Loss of consciousness
  • Severe pain
  • Severe shortness of breath
  • Asthma/Choking
  • Severe chest pain
  • Uncontrollable bleeding
  • Poisoning
  • Alcohol/Drug abuse
  • Major injury
  • Major allergic reactions
  • Severe burns
  • Suspected bone fractures/dislocations
  • Acute loss of vision
  • Severe intractable vomiting
  • Severe diarrhea
  • Convulsion/seizure