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School-Based Health Centers

School-Based Health Centers


Caring for Kids Expanding Dental and Mental and Health Services through School-Based Health Centers. Under this one-time-only grant initiative, The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provided support to 15 school-based health center programs to expand their mental health services and their dental health services.

Financing Articles and other documents exploring how managed care, the State Child Health Insurance Program, state grants, and politics impact school-based health centers.

Continuous Quality Improvement Tool For School-based Health Centers A comprehensive annual risk assessment tool for detecting and addressing important health concerns of the students at each level of a school.

Implementation tools A sample of needs assessment tools, patient satisfaction surveys, recommended formulary and equipment.

Law and policy Documents exploring student confidentiality rules, parental consent and minor consent issues.

State policies and program guidance State policies, quality guidelines, and services and targeting guidelines. Other resource include state and city school-based health centers information sources.

State surveys of school-based health centers Findings from four 50-state surveys documenting the number of school-based health centers, some basic characteristics as well as information on state policies.

City SBHC program reports Annual reports from multi-site city programs.

Presentations Presentations by CHHCS Staff and Colleagues.

Archives The archive section contains background information on school-based health centers including state fact sheets, Critical Caring on the Front Line - a packet of materials demonstrating the need for school-based health centers, and a historical timeline of school-based health centers.