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Emergency Contacts

SIU School of Medicine - Springfield Police/Security:
Off-campus - (217) 545-7777
On-campus - 5-7777

Local Emergency Services:

SIU School of Medicine/HealthCare Call Center:
(217) 545-8000

Poison Control:
(800) 222-1222


Safety & Emergency Response Information for Patients and Visitors

The health and well-being of our patients and other visitors to the SIU School of Medicine and the SIU HealthCare clinics are paramount. Please review this page for important information regarding responses to emergency conditions affecting the Medical School campus.

For information about conditions:

  • Contact the SIU School of Medicine/HealthCare Call Center: Representatives are available from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to assist you. To reach the SIU School of Medicine/HealthCare Call Center when calling within the 217 area code in Illinois, dial 545-8000. When calling outside the 217 area code, dial 1-800 DIAL SIU (1-800-342-5748).

  • Tune into Local TV and radio broadcast stations for information on emergency closure of SIU HealthCare clinics.

  • SIU HealthCare Web Site