The Phone Information Nurse (PIN) is a registered nurse available for telephone consultation for illness, injuries, lab results or other health concerns and questions. The nurse will assist you in scheduling an appointment when necessary.
When you call 859-323-4636, the PIN will need to know your:
As with any University Health Service encounter, information discussed with the PIN is entered into your medical record and is confidential.
The information provided over the phone by the PIN is only consultative and should not be considered a definitive diagnosis or treatment plan, nor should it replace a recommended visit with a clinician.
The PIN is available from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.
This resource is to help you tell the difference between the symptoms of the Flu or a cold.
You need an appointment if you have the following symptoms:
To make an appointment with a UHS provider, call 859-323-2778.
Here are some simple tips to help avoid getting sick and keep yourself healthy.