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Registered Nurse Services

  • NKU Students, Staff and Faculty can be seen and evaluated by a Registered Nurse. Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, we can no longer take walk-ins, an APPOINTMENT IS REQUIRED- please call (859) 572-5650 to schedule to see an RN or to talk to an RN about your symptoms or requests.
  • There is no charge to see the Registered Nurse unless lab testing is done. 
  • Patients are seen Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. and on Thursdays from 9:30 a.m.- 4 p.m. (Hours may vary due to COVID 19. Please see the Health, Counseling, and Student Wellness home page for updated information.)

Registered Nurses can provide:

  • Basic First Aid for minor wounds
  • Blood Pressure monitoring
  • Confidential Pregnancy test*
  • Blood Sugar testing*
  • COVID-19 testing*
  • Flu Vaccines*
  • Immunizations*
  • Venipuncture for titers*
  • Over-the-counter medications
  • Referrals to the Nurse Practitioner or to services in the community
  • Strep Throat screening*
  • Mono testing*
  • Rapid HIV testing (by appointment only)
  • TB skin testing or assessment*
  • Urinary Tract Infection testing (urinalysis)*
  • Vision screenings

* Fee for these services- see list of fees

Other services are available by appointment: Please visit Nurse Practitioner Services.

The campus RNs can also give presentations on various health topics whenever possible by prior arrangement. 

Request a presenter