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Administration: Watkins Health Services

Policy
Purpose: 

To define Watkins Health Services. To identify documents related to the purpose and structure of Watkins Health Services.

Applies to: 

KU students

Campus: 
Lawrence
Policy Statement: 

Watkins Health Services is legally constituted by Kansas to provide student health services at the University of Kansas. Watkins Health Services is located within Watkins Memorial Health Center on the university campus and is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc.

Watkins Health Services maintains internal policies and procedures to meet accreditation standards and to assure fair and uniform governance and administration to positively impact the welfare of the students and staff at the University of Kansas.

Contact: 

Watkins Health Services Director
Watkins Memorial Health Center
1200 Schwegler Dr.
Lawrence, Ks 66045
(785) 864-9525

Approved by: 
Watkins Health Services Director
Approved on: 
Friday, December 1, 2006
Effective on: 
Friday, December 1, 2006
Review Cycle: 
Annual (As Needed)
Background: 

Watkins Health Services must meet specific standards to maintain accreditation through the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc., and must conform with nationally recommended practices and standards as outlined by university, state, and federal regulations and by the American College Health Association (ACHA).

Specific policies/procedures relating to specific aspects of the administration of Watkins Health Services are listed with this document.

Keywords: 
Student health, health, patient, health services
Review, Approval & Change History: 

04/01/2016: Added a new link and updated an old link under Related Policies.

11/20/2014: Fixed broken links under Related Policies.

10/27/2014: Updated the title of the unit to Watkins Health Services.

Operational Categories: 
Health & Safety
Student Life Categories: 
Health & Wellness

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