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All benefits-eligible employees, including those who do not participate in a Purdue medical plan, as well as dependents covered on a Purdue health plan, can utilize health and wellness care at the Center for Healthy Living (CHL).

The CHL offers a wide range of services to treat common illnesses, mange chronic conditions, provide preventive care and promote overall wellness. The CHL is a proud sponsor of the Healthy Boiler Program, and the CHL physicians, nurse practitioners and other health care professionals are dedicated to knowing you, your medical background and your needs to provide the following:

  • Primary care and wellness – annual physicals, cholesterol screenings, bloodwork and more
    • Preventive care is provided for you and your covered family members age 8 weeks and older – including annual physicals/well-child visits – at no charge.*
    • In 2020, 20 percent of the Purdue population sought primary care at the CHL.
  • Treatment for common illnesses – stomachache, cough, flu, sinus infections and more
  • Health coaching – tobacco cessation, weight management, stress management and more
    • 680 Purdue employees/spouses participate in coaching at the CHL.
    • 3,110 Purdue employees/spouses have high-risk biometric results; 15 percent of those individuals are participating in health coaching.
  • Employee assistance counseling – anxiety, depression, personal issues, family issues, work issues and more
  • Special services – Coumadin clinic, body comp testing, sports physicals, flu shots, care for pregnant patients and more
  • Pregnant patients can be seen at the CHL for acute visits (sinus infections, ear aches, etc.). Additionally, the CHL can refill pre-pregnancy medications. If there are any questions on the medication and whether or not it should be continued during pregnancy, it will be up to the CHL staff to collaborate care with the patient’s OB office.


Appointments are recommended and ensure shorter wait times; however, call ahead/same-day and walk-in appointment scheduling is available.

To schedule an appointment, call the CHL at 765-494-0111 or utilize the patient portal.

Appointment hours

Monday – Thursday
7 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

7 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Lab hours

Monday – Friday
7 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Tier 1 lab

Payment information

You’ll be asked to present your Purdue health plan insurance card.

  • All major credit cards are accepted
  • Debit cards are also accepted, including those for health savings accounts (HSAs) and flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
  • Cash and checks are not accepted at the CHL.


The CHL is conveniently located at 1400 W. State Street, Building B, Suite C in the Purdue West Shopping Center on the West Lafayette campus.

More information

*If you are treated for a medical condition during a preventive care appointment, you may have a charge for that care.