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School-Based Health Clinics Open

Kid getting vaccine

 

Jessamine County Schools partner with Healthpoint Family Care to provide School Based Health centers on school grounds where students and staff can go for comprehensive medical care. These school clinics are staffed by a Family Nurse Practitioner, Tara Curtsinger, who has been a Nurse Practitioner for 10 years and has a passion for taking care of children and youth.

 

School Based Health services provided include:

  • Well child exams, school physicals, sports physicals
  • Sick visits, injuries, prescriptions
  • Immunizations
  • Assistance in management of chronic illness (i.e. Asthma, Constipation, High blood pressure, etc)
  • Providing and/or connecting students with mental health services
  • Vision screenings

 

The School Based Health Centers accept all KY Medicaid as well as many private insurances and offer an affordable option for uninsured patients.

Find the Healthpoint enrollment forms here.  

For more information, talk to your school nurse.


 





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