Local Health Care Facilities
Berklee has put together a listing of the many health care facilities and services in the area that you can download and print for future reference: the On- and Off-Campus Health and Wellness Services Directory.
More listings are available in the Counseling and Advising Center, the Student Activities Center, and in your local/Boston-area phone book. Please note: A referral by a primary care physician may be required for off-campus specialist services. Contact your health insurance provider before your visit for coverage information. Berklee College of Music does not endorse any specific services.
For students who are new to the Boston area or who do not have an existing relationship with a doctor, Harvard Vanguard Medical Associates is a multi-specialty group practice offering more than 35 medical and surgical specialties. Conveniently located at 133 Brookline Avenue in Kenmore Square, Harvard Vanguard is a preferred provider in the BCBS Student Blue Plan. Their regular hours are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Harvard Vanguard also offers urgent care hours for sudden illnesses "after hours" and during evenings and weekends. Urgent care hours are Monday through Friday, 5:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m.; Saturday 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.; and Sunday, 12:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. You can reach Harvard Vanguard at 617 421-1000 or harvardvanguard.org