Urgent and After-Hours Care

Medical Emergencies:  Dial 9-1-1

In the event of a medical emergency after-hours, call 9-1-1- from any phone or cell phone. Also call the Department of Public Safety at (802) 443-5911.  Remain calm and provide the following information:

  • Type of emergency.
  • Location of the emergency. Be as specific and as clear as possible.
  • If emergency involves injuries, extent of the injuries, if known. Do not move an injured person unless there is a threat of additional injury
  • Do not hang up until the dispatcher at Public Safety or 9-1-1- advises you to do so.

Porter Hospital Emergency Department and Urgent Care Clinic:

  • Porter Hospital ER:  Located at 115 Porter Drive just off South Street in Middlebury, less than 1 mile from campus. Porter Hospital map of the campus may be helpful.

  • Porter ExpressCare now available to the Middlebury community:  Porter Medical Center has opened ExpressCare, a walk-in clinic. Located at Porter Medical Center, adjacent to the College campus, this facility is open seven days a week with no appointment needed. Faculty, staff, and those visiting our community are welcome to use this resource for non-emergency medical needs (the emergency department also remains open). Porter reports that all insurance is accepted. This is also an after-hours option for students when Parton is closed.

Mental Health Emergency Crisis:

  • Dial 911
  • Call Public Safety at 802-443-5911
  • Call Middlebury's Counseling Support Line at 855.465.5013
  • Counseling Service of Addison County 24-hour emergency telephone:  802-388-6741
  • Go to the Porter Hospital Emergency Room
  • In crisis? Text VT to 741741

Non-urgent medical questions after-hours have several options:

  • Call Parton Health the following day to speak with a nurse.
  • Call the 24-hour nurse advice line associated with your personal medical insurance.
  • Students enrolled in Middlebury's Student Health Insurance Plan through Gallagher Koster may utilize the 24/7 Nurse Help Line Service (1-800-407-7307). This service provides clinical assessment, education and general health information. This service is performed by a Registered Nurse to assist in identifying the appropriate level and source(s) of care (based on symptoms reported and/or health questions asked). Nurses at 24/7 Nurse Help Line will not diagnose the person's ailments.
  • Students with other forms of medical insurance can contact the number provided by their insurance company.

Health Services
Centeno House
1st & 2nd Floor
Phone: 802-443-5135
Fax: 802-443-2066

Centeno House
3rd Floor
Phone: 802-443-5141
Fax: 802.443.3407

Sports Medicine
Field House
Phone: 802-443-3636
Fax: 802-443-2094