Health Services

Union students live healthy lives.

Through MyLyfe Wellness+, a part of Cumberland Family Medical Center, Inc., our campus provides a full-service medical clinic open to students, faculty and staff working and living in the Barbourville, KY area. 

The My Lyfe Wellness+ Clinic is located in the outer section of Pfeiffer Hall between Robsion Gym & Conway Boatman Chapel (Access to Pfeiffer Hall is not required).  Clinic hours are Monday through Friday from 9:00 am – 5:30 pm with the academic calendar.  Walk-ins are welcome, but appointments can be made for your convenience to see Kimberly Asher, APRN by contacting the clinic at 606-546-1396. My Lyfe Wellness+ provides the following services:

  • Primary Care
  • Acute Care
  • Colds, Sinusitis, Flu
  • Annual Wellness Exams
  • Family Planning (Birth Control)
  • HIV/STD Screenings
  • Common Immunizations
  • Chronic Condition Management

All insurances are accepted, and patients will be seen regardless of insurance status or ability to pay.

All visits with the Health Center are confidential.

Mandatory Immunizations

All resident and international students must provide a certificate detailing immunization status. 

Please submit shot records to Attn: Director of Housing and Residence Life at Fax: 606-546-1605 or email:

Required for enrollment:
  • A current tetanus shot (within 10 years)
  • Two MMR (measles) injections
  • PPD (tuberculosis) is required for any student who has been out of the United States for over 30 consecutive days.
  • International students must have a PPD (Tuberculosis) within the last year


Community Health 

Barbourville ARH Hospital 
80 Hospital Drive • Barbourville, KY 40906
(606) 546-4175

Baptist Regional Medical Center
Cumberland Falls Road • Corbin, KY 40701
(606) 528-1212

Barbourville Family Health Center
215 N. Allison Avenue • Barbourville, KY 40906
Hours: 9 am to 5 pm  (606) 546-9287


**Staffed by five doctors and a nurse practitioner who offer special rates for Union students.


Knox Family Medicine
602 Knox Street • Barbourville, KY 40906
Hours: Monday through Saturday 9 am - 5 pm
Walk-ins welcome.

Paul Pedersen, M.D.
James West, M.D.
546-6027, ext. 9

Anne Pedersen, Physical Therapist
546-6027, ext. 15