WORKING TOGETHER FOR SCHOOL HEALTH: A SUCCESSFUL UNIVERSITY-SCHOOL SYSTEM PARTNERSHIP
- Taking the "Guest" Work Out of School-Health Interagency Partnerships. MANDEL, LESLIE A. // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec2008, Vol. 123 Issue 6, p790
Objective. School-based health centers (SBHCs) have proliferated rapidly, demonstrated success in health outcomes and access, and gained national recognition. Despite these accomplishments, organizational dissimilarities exist among health and school systems that are potentially leading to SBHC...
- Iowa Gets 'Smart.'. // FoodService Director;5/15/2008, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p15
The article focuses on the partnership formed by Memorial Unions Foodservice at the University of Iowa with the Student Health Service and UI Wellness to launch two new health and wellness initiatives. The first, called "Healthier Option," provides students dining at the Union Station food court...
- Bringing Comprehensive School Health to Life! // Physical & Health Education Journal;Winter2000, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p12
The article focuses on the partnership between Wetaskiwin Regional Public School District and Crossroads Regional Health Authority to build a Comprehensive School Health program in school in Wetaskiwin, Alberta. Accordingly, the program is a coordinated approach to school-based health promotion...
- School-based clinics gaining greater acceptance across the U.S. // Nation's Health;Nov93, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p7
Looks at different school-based health centers in the United States. Services for teenagers; Dramatic growth in the number of centers since 1985; Changes in the attitudes towards the services provided; Effect of President Bill Clinton's health care reform plan.
- There's no place like school for good health. // State Legislatures;Mar97, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p7
Focuses on School Health Initiative of West Virginia which teaches families and students the importance of health providing them with accessibility to health services. Source of fund of the initiative; Marketability of healthy persons to employers; Encouragement of living in a healthy lifestyles.
- A comprehensive school health program to improve health and education. O'Rourke, Thomas // Education;Summer96, Vol. 116 Issue 4, p490
Comments on the importance of implementing a comprehensive school health program in the United States to promote student health and health education. Factors affecting the comprehensiveness of school health services; Areas in school health services needing improvement.
- HSHC provides grants for school-based clinics. // Nation's Health;Oct95, Vol. 25 Issue 9, p17
Reports on the amount of grants provided by the Healthy Schools, Healty Communities to 21 community-based health care providers to establish new school-based health care centers in the United States.
- School health programs have support but need help with curriculum, study shows. // Nation's Health;Nov95, Vol. 25 Issue 10, p11
Presents a report on the School Health Policies and Program study published in the October 1995 issue of the `Journal of School Health.' Assessment of education and health policies related to tobacco, alcohol, drug use and violence among all 50 state education agencies and the District of...
- Extracurricular activity. Larson, Laurie // AHA News;4/8/96, Vol. 32 Issue 14, p7
Focuses on medical care in public schools in the United States. Fashioning of care to specific local needs; Disease prevention and health promotion; Promotion of medical care continuity; Health care management within limited resources; Importance of fostering loyalty to hospitals through...