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Newark Campus: Whenever injuries or illnesses occur that require medical assistance, the Department of Public Safety shall be contacted by dialing 911 or using an emergency phone. If you use a cell phone on campus, dial 831-2222. If it is a serious injury, request the ambulance immediately; otherwise simply request an officer to transport the injured person to the appropriate medical office as listed below:
Student Health Services
Nurse Managed Health Center
Rm 119 McDowell
Monday - Thursday 8am - 4pm
Or After Hours:
Glasgow Medical Center
2600 Glasgow Avenue
Newark DE, 19702
Glasgow Medical Aid Unit at Christiana
200 Hygeia Dr.
Newark DE, 19713
Monday - Sunday 8am - 8pm
Other Campuses: Dial 911 for emergency assistance.
* Under Delaware law, employees have the option to seek medical services from the provider of his or her choice for occupationally incurred injuries or illnesses.
An employee as defined by Worker's Compensation Insurance is an individual who is compensated for their activities at the University. Compensation may include payment or other forms of compensation for example room and board (University of Delaware Policy 4-48). Examples of student employees include: Resident Assistants, Teaching Assistants, Funded Graduate Students, Miscellaneous Wage Student Employees, etc.
Employees/students must notify their supervisor/instructor of all injuries/illnesses. Supervisors of employees will complete a State of Delaware First Report of Occupational Injury or Disease and Illness/Injury Loss Investigation Report form obtained from Juanita Crook in Labor Relations at 831-8305. The completed form will be submitted to Juanita Crook in Labor Relations. Injuries/illnesses for students and visitors will be reported using a "First Report of Injury/Illness and Loss Investigation Report" form obtained from the Department of Environmental Health & Safety and submitted to the Department of Environmental Health & Safety.
For additional information regarding injury/illness reporting/investigation activities, please e-mail DEHS or call 831-8475. For employee workers compensation activities, please contact Juanita Crook, Labor Relations at JCrook@udel.edu or call 831-8305.