Frequently Asked Wellness Center Questions

+ What are the primary care hours of operation?

Monday – Friday: 7 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Sunday: Closed

Special home football weekend hours
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.


+ Who is eligible to use the center?

The Notre Dame Wellness Center is available to all University benefits-eligible faculty and staff. Dependents covered on a University medical plan are also eligible to participate in services.


+ How do I schedule an appointment?

You can schedule an appointment online or call 574-634-WELL (9355).

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1.


+ Are appointments required or can I walk in?

Appointments are recommended, however walk-ins are welcomed and same-day appointments may be available.


+ What services does the wellness center provide?

The Notre Dame Wellness Center is your first stop for a diagnosis, routine primary care, prescription refill, annual physical, immunization, or lab work. The center is equipped to handle a variety of personal medical needs. Please visit the services page for more detailed information.


+ Can I do lab/blood test orders from another provider at the center?

Yes, the center can perform blood draws ordered by an outside provider. Please bring your lab orders with you to your appointment.


+ Is the center an approved provider for workers’ compensation claims? If I get hurt on the job, can/should I go to the center?

The center will offer basic first aid as well as emergency care in certain situations. The center is an approved provider for workers’ compensation claims.

If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please dial 9-1-1.


+ Who manages the center?

Premise Health operates the center.


+ Is my health data secure and private? Will my employer have access to my medical records?

Your personal health information is confidential, and your data is kept secure. The Notre Dame Wellness Center operates in accordance with HIPAA and works diligently to protect all health records. Premise Health can’t share any personal health information without your permission. Rest assured, your personal health information is not shared with your employer. Additionally, Premise Health operates through a private network and software systems that cannot be accessed by Notre Dame Associates. Notice of privacy practices are available for review within the center.


+ Am I required to use the center?

No, the center is offered as an onsite convenience for our Notre Dame faculty and dependents.


+ Will I have to change my doctor because of the center?

No, the center is offered as a benefit to Notre Dame faculty, their spouses and dependents as a convenience. You are not required to discontinue services with any of your current/future outside providers.