University Primary Care Center
Leading the University Primary Care Center Team
Deborah Bedwell, a certified Family Nurse Practitioner, is the University Primary Care Center Clinic Director and has been with the UPCC since February 2018. Deborah is a native of Knox County and earned her Associate of Science in Nursing from Vincennes University, Bachelor of Science from Indiana State University and Master of Science in Family Nurse Practitioner from Indiana Wesleyan University. She brings many years of experience in both occupational nursing and community health nursing. Deborah has several years experience in Primary Care and Quick Care practice.
Melissa Overton is a certified Physician Assistant. Melissa is also a Knox County native and an alumnus of Vincennes University. She earned her Associate of Science in Respiratory Therapy from Vincennes University and Bachelor of Science from Indiana University Purdue University. Melissa's Physician Assistant degree is from Butler University. She brings a wealth of experience as a Physician Assistant having practiced several years, first in Orthopedics, followed by over eight years' experience in Family Practice, and most recently, three years in Cardiology. She has also taught as adjunct faculty for Vincennes University.
To schedule an appointment, please call 888-7777 during clinic hours.
Appointments Are Needed
In order to minimize wait times, appointments are required. Call 888-7777 to schedule an appointment. Every effort will be made to ensure patients are seen as soon as possible.
The UPCC enforces all HIPAA regulations which protect the privacy of an individual's health information. Your medical information is secure and only accessible by the UPCC provider.
Parking for the UPCC
All employees are allowed to add up to three vehicles to their VU parking tag. Each vehicle must have parking tag. This will allow them to park on campus.
Hours of Operation for VU Employees:
Monday & Tuesday: 7:15 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Wednesday, Thursday & Friday: 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Closed daily: 11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Hours of Operation for VU Students: Monday - Friday 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
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To schedule an appointment, please call 812-888-7777 during clinic hours.