Health Services Office
- 2019 Novel Coronavirus - The CDC is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus (termed “2019-nCoV”) that was first detected in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China and which continues to expand. Chinese health officials have reported hundreds of infections with 2019-nCoV in China, including outside of Hubei Province. Infections with 2019-nCoV also are being reported in a growing number of countries internationally, including the United States, where the first 2019-nCoV infection was detected in a traveler returning from Wuhan on January 21, 2020. [Read More] [RIDOH Update]
- RI Department of Health - Public Health Advisory
- Norovirus -
is a very contagious virus that causes vomiting and diarrhea. Anyone can get infected and sick with norovirus. You can get norovirus from having direct contact with an infected person, consuming contaminated food or water, and touching contaminated surfaces then putting your unwashed hands in your mouth. [Read More]
- Zika Virus
- Ebola Information
- EV-D68 Information CDC EV-D68 Web page
- RI Dept of Health website
- MRSA Questions and Answers
- Public Health - SMOKING
- Public Health - Vaccines
Quick CCRI Links
Community Health Resources
- CCRI Dental Hygiene Clinic
- Listing of Women's Health, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Resources
- Listing of Community Health Centers in RI- PDF
Student Health Insurance
Although CCRI does not contract with a particular insurance carrier, students are eligible for student health insurance by virtue of their student status. The following are a few available options.
- The American College Student Association (ACSA)
- American Association of Community Colleges; Community College Plan
- Temporary Health Insurance
- Student Secure
- Student Health Insurance
- Affordable Health Insurance Plans
- Careington 506 Dental Plan (discount dental plan)
More Health Information on the Web
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