All of the medical, and the Pulmonary Function Test, may be scheduled by contacting Student Health Services (cost additional $15) (252-328-6317). The Pulmonary Function test can also be scheduled by contacting the Human Performance Lab at (252) 328-2132, they are located in the building that is next to the pool end of Minges. (The cost for the service is $10). It is a beige building with a sign out front that says Building 189. The Hearing test can be scheduled at Student Health, through their Rapid Care Nurse, (The cost for the service is $10.00.)
Examination results must be on file with DWS prior to the beginning of your open water training (it is your responsibility to get a copy of your completed physical into our office). Be prepared to pay for any and all laboratory work requested by the physician (estimated cost $60). If you prefer, you may have a private physician complete the required forms if they are familiar with diving. You must carry the results of your Pulmonary Function test with you to your medical examination.
Once again it is your responsibility to bring a copy of your physical to the Diving and Water Safety Office. Do not assume this will be sent automatically for you.
All Diving Medical Examinations Require the Following:
Forms to be carried to examination:
Laboratory Requirements for Diving Medical Examination:
ECU faculty and staff require a diving physical to become or remain active divers with the University. The details of the physical examination are listed in the ECU Diving and Water Safety Manual.
To setup a diving physical examination:
Note: Prospective Health has a list of faculty/staff requiring diving physicals for this calendar year. If you have questions about when your medical expires, contact the Diving & Water Safety Office.