Job posting: School-Based Health Center Clinic Coordinator, Tyee High School, HealthPoint

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance HealthPoint is hiring a full-time Clinic Coordinator for their school-based health center at Tyee High School in the Highline School District. Read the full job posting. HealthPoint is a community-based, community-supported and community-governed network of non-profit health centers dedicated to providing expert, high-quality care to all who need it,…

King County SBHC Granted Federal Expansion Funding

Crossposted from the Washington School-Based Health Alliance On May 3, 2022, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), through the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), awarded nearly $25 million to improve and strengthen access to school-based health services in communities across the country. Awards will support local partnerships between schools and health…

SBHA launches the 2022 Census of SBHCs

Crossposted from the National School-Based Health Alliance The School-Based Health Alliance (SBHA), in partnership with researchers from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), invites the entire school-based health care field to complete the 2022 Census of SBHCs! The information will provide us with the most accurate picture of the current status of SBHCs across…

It Starts with You(th): SBHA Youth Participatory Action Research

In an effort to highlight new and creative ways school-based health staff are engaging youth in conversations around health and well-being, we are starting a series called It Starts with You(th). Crossposted from the National School Based Health Alliance The National School-Based Health Alliance Youth Advisory Council is conducting a survey on self-efficacy as a part…

National School-Based Health Care Conference (virtual) June 27-30: Registration is Open

Crossposted from the Washington School Based Health Alliance Join the School-Based Health Alliance for its annual conference, “Achieving Health Equity Through School-Based Health Care,” June 27-30, 2022. This year’s conference is presented virtually. The opening session begins June 27, 2022, at noon ET. In addition to the keynote speakers, this conference will feature workshops with experts on a…

DOH Announces Upcoming RFP for SBHC Behavioral Health Care

The Washington State Department of Health (DOH) expects to post a Request for Funding Applications (RFA) later this spring for school-based health centers (SBHCs) to improve access to behavioral health care. The behavioral health SBHC grant program will award $720,000 in grants to SBHCs in Washington to add, improve, or expand behavioral health care services…