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. 

When the Health Center is closed, if you feel you have an emergency or cannot wait until we reopen, refer to Medical Resources for a list of health care providers and walk-in clinics that are just a few miles from campus.

Medical Emergencies (reasons to go to the emergency room)

  • Loss of consciousness/convulsions
  • Severe pain
  • Severe shortness of breath
  • Asthma/Choking
  • Chest pain
  • Uncontrollable bleeding
  • Poisoning
  • Alcohol/Drug abuse
  • Major injury
  • Allergic reactions
  • Severe burns
  • Fractures/Dislocations
  • Loss of vision
  • Severe Nausea / Vomiting
  • Severe diarrhea
  • Convulsions