TITLE

Healthier Students are Better Students

PUB. DATE
July 2008
SOURCE
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jul2008, Vol. 82 Issue 7, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the Memorial Hermann Health Centers for Schools, a partnership between Memorial Hermann Healthcare System in Houston, Texas and three school districts. The five school-based clinics serve as a medical home for uninsured children and as a secondary access point for those with insurance, offering primary care, mental health counseling, health education, dental care and, depending on the school district, reproductive health services.
ACCESSION #
33229091

 

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