Welcome to Valley Health School-Based Health Centers, where we believe that a healthy student is a thriving student. Our dedicated team is committed to providing comprehensive healthcare services within the school environment, ensuring easy access to quality care for students and promoting overall well-being. We understand the importance of a healthy foundation for academic success.
Valley Health offers healthcare services at many schools throughout the region, with health centers open most days when school is in session. Students, faculty, staff, and their families may be seen by appointment, on a walk-in basis, and, if necessary, before or after school. The health center is open to all Students to take advantage of this convenient medical care. Parents or guardians must fill out a few simple forms to enroll their student prior to being seen.
School-Based Health Center Services
- Adolescent Immunizations
- Behavioral Health
- Comprehensive/Well Child Physical Exams
- Diagnosis/Treatment of Acute Illnesses (i.e., sore throats, earaches, etc.)
- First Aid
- Health Education and Referral
- Lab Tests
- Management of Chronic Illnesses (i.e., asthma, etc.)
- Sports Physicals
- Tuberculin Skins Tests
- Vision/Hearing/Blood Pressure Screenings
Why Choose Valley Health School-Based Health Centers?
- Convenient Access: Our school-based health centers bring healthcare directly to the students, providing convenient access to medical services minimizing disruption of classroom time.
- Comprehensive Services: From routine check-ups to preventive care, immunizations, and minor illness treatment, our centers offer a wide range of healthcare services to support the health needs of students.
- Collaboration with Schools: We work closely with school staff to create a collaborative healthcare environment. This partnership enhances the overall well-being of students by addressing health-related concerns promptly.
- Focus on Prevention: Our approach emphasizes preventive care to keep students healthy and address potential health issues before they impact academic performance.
Our School-Based Health Center Services Include:
1. Primary Healthcare: Receive primary healthcare services, including general check-ups, vaccinations, and screenings, right at the school, promoting a proactive approach to health.
2. Immunizations: Ensure that students are up-to-date with required vaccinations. Our centers offer convenient immunization services to protect against preventable diseases.
3. Acute Care: Promptly address minor illnesses and injuries through our acute care services. We’re here to keep students healthy and ready to learn.
4. Health Education: Our centers provide health education programs, empowering students with knowledge about nutrition, exercise, mental health, and other aspects of well-being.
5. Counseling Services: Mental health is a crucial aspect of a student’s well-being. Our centers offer counseling services to support students facing emotional or behavioral challenges.
Valley Health School-Based Health Centers are here to support the health and academic success of students. Contact us today to learn more about our services, schedule appointments, or discuss how we can collaborate with your school. We’re dedicated to nurturing the health and well-being of the next generation.