Telehealth Visits

UNK Student Health now offers telehealth home video visits as a convenient appointment option for primary care and mental health services.

Appointments are required. Call 308-865-8218 or request an appointment online. Telehealth visits are offered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. by appointment.   

Telehealth visit instructions will be sent to you prior to your appointment to review and prepare your device.  If you have questions or issues accessing your telehealth appointment, please call 308.865.8218.

You must meet the following criteria to be eligible for a telehealth visit:

  • Be physically located in the state of Nebraska at the time of the telehealth visit (due to state medical laws).
  • Have access to an electronic device with video and microphone capabilities, such as a mobile phone or laptop.
  • Be able to participate in the telehealth visit from a private location.

Out of state and minor students can access care for certain services through telephone visits. To inquire about telephone visits, call 308.865.8218.

Convenient care

Telehealth visits allow you to meet with your UNK Student Health provider from the comfort of your home via mobile device or computer.

No additional cost

There is no additional cost for telehealth visits. Student fees cover telehealth visits for primary care services. Telehealth visits for a new mental health consultations are billed at the same rate as an in-person visit.

It’s private

Our video conferencing system ensures a high level of security. The technology is designed specifically to protect patient information.

Shorter wait times

Getting in to see a provider can take time. Telehealth makes it possible to see a provider sooner.

No Technical skills needed

Telehealth uses technology to deliver your health care in a way that works for you. Simple, easy-to-follow instructions are available.