Health Center

Health Center is one of many services offered by the Department of Student Affairs. The office is located in the Administration Building, Room A-108. It is open whenever classes are in session and the College is open for business. This usually means:

Monday - Thursday: 8:00 am  to 10:00 pm
Friday: 8:00 am to 9:30 pm
Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 am to 3:00 pm

Room A108
Telephone: (718) 368-5684

Dasha Gorinshteyn
Director of Counseling and Health Services

Dorothy Gale, RN
College Nurse

Lucille Robin Nelson
CUNY Administrative Assistant

The Health Center is currently open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am-5pm.
We are committed to taking proper safety measures as we follow guidance and safety guidelines from CUNY, the CDC and the NYSDOH.

We will now require appointments for the free vaccines offered in our office.  For (Hep B, Flu, MMR, and T-dap) vaccines, please call 718-368-5684 or email dgale@kbcc.cuny.edu for an appointment.

Whether remote or on-campus the Health Center is committed to supporting student health and well-being.  Please feel free to contact us at 718-368-5684 or dgale@kbcc.cuny.edu, lucille.nelson@kbcc.cuny.edu with any questions or concerns you may have.

https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/covid/covid-19-main.page

Health Center offers the following services:

  • Emergency health care
  • Health Consultations
  • Health referrals
  • Immunization clinics MMR, Tdap, Hep B, Flu
  • TST by appointment
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • MMR record file
  • Health record reviews
  • Health education

Who is eligible for emergency health care?

Any student, faculty, administrator or support staff of Kingsborough Community College and any other person on campus will be assisted in an emergency by the staff in the Office of Health Services.

What if I need more than first aid?

Health Center upon assessment makes a referral to your own health care provider and to other health-related agencies. There you will be reassessed and treated as needed.

Who provides the services in the Health Center?

Health Center has the following staff to assist you with your needs

CUNY Administrative Assistant
Full-time and part-time registered nurses
Part-time college assistants

What if I need more than first aid?

Health Center upon assessment makes a referral to your own health care provider and to other health-related agencies. There you will be reassessed and treated as needed.

Do I have to pay for health care?

No. Health Center renders health care free of charge to the recipient. However, there may be a fee associated with health care given at the referral site.

**Reminder to submit Meningitis Vaccination Response Form**


To reach a counselor in the Counseling and Health Services, call 718-368-5975 or email Counselingandhealth.Services@kbcc.cuny.edu
For more details on how to schedule an appointment,​https://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/counselingservices/CounselingAppointment.html

To learn more please visit Counseling and Health Services remote services webpage: https://www.kbcc.cuny.edu/counselingservices/distancecounseling.html