Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Do I need an appointment to be seen at NMHC?
A: NMHC does accept walk-ins; however, appointments are recommended. Same-day appointments are available.
Q: I am an undergraduate student at UD, may I come to NMHC for health care?
A: Undergraduates are encouraged to seek medical care at Student Health Services, who can be reached at (302) 831-2226. Undergrads are welcome to receive immunizations at NMHC for a cash fee.
Q: I am a graduate student at UD, may I come to NMHC for health care?
A: Yes, please be sure to bring your insurance card to your visit.
Q: May I bring my spouse and/or children to NMHC for health care?
A: Yes, graduate students and employees may refer their spouses and/or adult children to NMHC for health care services.
Q: Will my health insurance cover my visit at NMHC?
A: NMHC accepts most health insurance plans. Patients are responsible for their co-payment at the time of check-in, when applicable. In most cases, the NMHC is considered a Medical Aid Unit, so the co-pay amount listed under “Specialty” or “Urg Care” will be charged. NMHC accepts credit/debit cards, cash, and personal checks.
Q: If I don’t have health insurance, how much will my visit cost?
A: For patients with no insurance, NMHC will provide a discounted rate that will be due at time of service. The cost will depend on services provided during appointment and will be in the range of $75-$100.
Q: Can I receive a prescription/referral at NMHC?
A: Yes, practitioners at NMHC can prescribe medications and write specialty referrals when determined necessary.
Q:How long is an average appointment?
A: Appointments will last anywhere between 20 and 45 minutes, depending on the services provided.
Q: Does HMNC offer immunizations?
A: Yes, we offer PPD’s, Tetanus Diphtheria and Pertussis (Tdap), Hepatitis A, and Hepatitis B. Unless required by, and paid for by your department, the cost of immunizations is due at the time of appointment. A receipt can be provided for you to submit to your insuror upon request.
For questions, contact us at NM-HC@udel.edu