These services are designed to ensure access or referral to primary health care services or both, foster appropriate use of primary health care services, prevent and control communicable disease and other health problems, provide emergency care for illness or injury, promote and provide optimum sanitary conditions for a safe school facility and school environment, and provide educational and counseling opportunities for promoting and maintaining individual, family, and community health. Qualified professionals such as physicians, nurses, dentists, health educators, and other allied health personnel provide these services.
For resources, manuals, forms and more information, visit the KDE Student Health Services webpage.
School Health Services Across the WSCC Framework
This one-pager explains the importance of school health
services and shares evidence-based strategies and promising practices for using
the WSCC approach across the school setting to promote health services and
active, healthy lifestyles for students with chronic health conditions.
Local Health Departments in Kentucky counties provide services to their local communities. This website contains a listing and links to all local health departments.
We strive to ensure the pages of this website are accessible to individuals with disabilities.
Every effort has been made to ensure the pages of this website are accessible to individuals with disabilities in accordance with
Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act.
Note: Some of the links on this site access non-governmental agencies. The information on these pages is not controlled by KDE or the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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