Schools today are challenged to accommodate a more diverse student population. Health issues that once prevented some children from attending a traditional school must be proactively addressed to ensure all students, from pre-school to high school, can succeed.
Akron Children's School Health Services supports the academic success of children through health promotion, education and child advocacy. School Health serves as a liaison among school staff, family, community and healthcare providers. Akron Children’s pediatric registered nurses work closely with school staffs to ensure a comprehensive school health program is in place.
With immediate access to pediatric healthcare professionals at Akron Children’s Hospital, schools can be assured their program will effectively address the needs of their staff and students.
Our School Health Services lets schools focus on educating students, while we manage their district’s medical needs. Akron Children’s Hospital is fully insured and our employees have received thorough screening and background checks, reducing your liability.
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To learn how Akron Children’s School Health Services can help your school district, call Michele Wilmoth, MSN, RN, Director of School Health Services, at 330-543-3990.
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