School Based Health

Our School Based Health Centers services are available to students, their siblings, as well as faculty and staff. We have locations in four schools and linked services for neighboring schools for when care is needed during school hours. We provide medical, behavioral health, and nutrition services at our various school health centers.

Our health services include:

  • Sports Physicals
  • Testing for basic infections and diseases (i.e.: Strep throat, flu, mono, basic lab testing)
  • Checking strains, sprains and broken bones
  • Prescription writing

Our Centers are located at the following schools:

  • Apple Valley Middle School
  • North Henderson High School
  • Bruce Drysdale Elementary School
  • Hillandale Elementary School
  • Sugarloaf Elementary School

Students must be registered with Blue Ridge Health in order to receive care. Registration forms must be completed by a parent or guardian.

The North Carolina General Statue 90-21.5 authorizes minors to give effective consent to a North Carolina licensed medical provider for medical health services for the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of:

  1. Venereal diseases and other diseases reportable under G.S. 130A-135
  2. Pregnancy
  3. Abuse of controlled substances or alcohol
  4. Emotional disturbances

Medical providers are not required to notify guardians about such services unless the situation, in the opinion of the medical provider, indicates that notification is essential to the life or health of the minor.

FORMULARIO DE REGISTRACIÓN DEL ESTUDIANTE Y CONSENTIMIENTO

SCHOOL HEALTH REGISTRATION FORMS