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Student Health & Counseling Services

Student HealthStudent Health and Counseling Services enhance the educational process by:

  • Modifying or removing health related barriers to learning,
  • Promoting optimal wellness,
  • Enabling individuals to make informed decisions about health related concerns, and
  • Empowering students to be self-directed and well informed consumers of health care.

Health & Counseling Services include:

  • Acute care
  • Referrals
  • Women's health clinic
  • Preventive care
  • Education
  • Immunization clinics
  • Personal counseling
  • Drug testing
  • Limited pharmacy
  • USCG license physical exams

The Health and Counseling Center is located on the main level of Curtis Hall, the student residence.

Hours of Operation:

    • Health Center
      • Monday - Friday, 7:00 AM - 3:00 PM during the academic year.
    • No appointments are necessary.
    • All questions regarding Maine Maritime Academy's Health Services should be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , RN, BSN, Director of Health Services, (207) 326-2295.
  • Counseling Center
    • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8 AM to 4 PM
    • Wednesday, 1 PM to 9 PM
  • Walk-in time is available daily and posted at the Counseling Services office.
  • Make an appointment by phone, email or stop by the office.
  • All questions regarding Counseling Services should be directed to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , MSW, LCSW, Counselor and Prevention Education Coordinator, (207) 326-2419.

Complete confidentiality is maintained.

General Information

    • There is no fee for students to see the doctor, nurse, or counselor at Health Services. There may be a fee charged to the student account for some supplies and medications that are provided to the students.
    • It is MMA policy to assist students with transportation for emergencies or medical and urgent care appointments if they are unable to arrange transportation themselves.
    • After hours and on weekends, emergency care can be initiated by calling dialing 911 or calling MMA Security Office (207)326-2479 or ext. 479.
  • Local ambulance service is available and healthcare providers are located in hospitals in Blue Hill (20 mi.), Ellsworth (30 mi.), and Bangor (40 mi.).
  • The college counselor provides professional personal counseling for students and serves as the Substance Abuse Prevention Education Coordinator. Services are free.
  • During the annual training cruise aboard the T.S. State of Maine, a physician and nurse are aboard.
  • Physical Examination and Immunization Forms

Personnel

    • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , RN, BSN, Director of Health Services,
      (207) 326-2295 or ext. 295.

    • Dr. John Tyler, MD, Academy Physician is available Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri from 8:00 am -12:00 pm and Wed. from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm, during the academic year. Appointments are recommended.
       
    • This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , MSW, LCSW, Counselor and Prevention Education Coordinator, provides personal, crisis and substance abuse counseling and education.
      (207) 326-2419 or ext. 419
      MMA Counseling Center
  • 15% of students are Emergency Medical Technicians.

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