Health and Wellness Center
Kevin Murphy, MSN, RN
Health & Wellness Center
The Health and Wellness Center is here for YOU! We are here to provide Farmingdale State College students with a wide variety of health services. A student with a current Farmingdale ID and the necessary immunization and health information are eligible to obtain these services. Please call us at 631-420-2009 to make an appointment for all of the following services:
- Entrance physical exams
- Women's health services (Gynecological exams)
- Immunizations- MMR, tetanus, meningitis, influenza, Gardasil
- Athletic physical exams and EKGs
- Medical clinics
- Laboratory services- including STD/STI testing
- Prescription and over-the-counter medications
- Alcohol and other addiction counseling
- stretching/yoga/relaxation classes
Other services offered at the Health and Wellness Center. See Guide for days and times.
- Massage Therapy
- Chiropractic Service
Farmingdale State College has been awarded the OASAS drug and alcohol prevention and reduction grant, The goal of this grant is to help prevent and reduce underage drinking and drug use on campus and in the surrounding community. Farmingdale State College will receive $125,000 annually for five years. The funding will support the development of a Campus/Community Coalition and foster community partnership to help strengthen local prevention efforts. College Prevention Coordinator, Kelsey Russell, located in the Health and Wellness Center, can be contacted for any information regarding this program.
Congratulations on your acceptance to Farmingdale State College. We would like to wish you success as you pursue your educational goals. In order to quickly meet with your academic advisor and to register for classes, you must first provide the Health and Wellness Center with proof of receiving 2 MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) immunizations. You must also provide us with proof of a meningitis immunization within the last five (5) years, or sign a meningitis response form (Meningitis Response and Information Form). Please be advised that resident students must have the meningitis immunization.
You can obtain proof of these immunizations in several ways:
- Your pediatrician or healthcare provider
- A former high school or college
- Veterans can get proof through the VA
If for some reason you cannot get a copy, contact your healthcare provider or make an appointment at the Health and Wellness Center. Blood work, called titers, will be drawn in order to determine immunity.
We accept your immunizations on our own immunization form (Immunization Form), your healthcare provider's form or on a school's form. Please make sure all documents are legible, signed and stamped by the healthcare provider, include your name and date of birth and RAM number (if known).
You can submit your paperwork as follows:
- email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Fax to: 631-420-2137
- Mail to: Health and Wellness Center, Farmingdale State College, 2350 Broadhollow Road, Farmingdale, NY 11735
- In person: at the Health and Wellness Center. Secure drop boxes are located at the front and rear of the building when Center is closed.
Keep in mind that all full time students are required to complete a full health record (Complete Health Record) which includes a physical and history from a healthcare provider.
*******A full Health Record is not due until just prior to the start of classes. Resident students will not receive keys to their dorm and athletes will not be allowed to practice until it is complete and submitted*******
You can find additional forms in the Forms section. Also check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for more information regarding MMRs.
If you have any questions or issues, please contact us at 631-420-2009.
Health and Wellness Center Staff
|Director||Kevin Murphy, MSN, RN|
|Associate Director||Rosemary McCarthy, RN, BS|
|Nurse I||Sharon Cellan, RN, BS|
|Nurse I||Mirella Condoluci, RN, AS|
|Nurse II||Kate Eaderoso, RN, BS|
|Nurse Practitioner||Catherine Adamcewicz, RN, MS, FNP-C|
|Administrative Assistant||Linda Little|
|Medical Records Specialist||Shanaz Khatoon|
|Alcohol and other Addictions Counselor||Kathleen Casserly, CASAC, BS|
|Health Educator||Nancy Smithwick, RN, AS|
|College Prevention Coordinator||Kelsey Russell, LMHC|
|Massage Therapist||Patricia Bigliani, LMT|
|Student Advocate/Research Assistant||Elizabeth LaFroscia|