North Carolina - School-based health services: Policy requirement

Policy Or Plan Requirements
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State law addresses aspects of traditional school-based health services (noted below), but does not formalize a program to aid in the establishment of clinics or health centers on campus for students. Health services provided for may:• Establish a school health board to govern school district health services• Set qualifications and certification required for physicians and health professionals providing school-based health services• Provide financial support for school-based health services• Address community involvement and/or partnership with school-based health services• Provide details as to the type of services provided

North Carolina Administrative Code 16-06D.0401 Required Support Programs

Each LEA shall provide its students support services in the following areas:

  • (1) Pre-school physical and developmental screening;
  • (2) School counseling services;
  • (3) School social work services;
  • (4) School psychological services; and
  • (5) Health services
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