Happy National School Nurse Day!

School Nurses: Supporting Students in Times of Crisis This year, School Nurse Day is May 6, 2020. Celebrations and special communications are planned throughout the week, which ends on May 12, the 200th anniversary of Florence Nightingale’s birth. We honor more than 95,000 school nurses in the United States who make a difference in the…

Upcoming Webinars from SBHA

The School-Based Health Alliance hosts webinars to connect members of the school-based health care field with public health experts. These webinars are designed to help school-based health center practitioners provide quality health care services, build sustainable business models, and stay abreast of new topics in the health care world. With the current state of school-based…

SBHC COVID-19 Listening and Learning Sessions

Crossposted from the National School Based Health Alliance The School-Based Health Alliance invites SBHC sponsor organizations and administrators and SBHC primary care and behavioral health clinicians to join their peers from across the nation to discuss, share, and learn from each other on how SBHCs are responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the Alliance does…

Announcing the SMART Center Virtual 2020 Speaker Series!

Crossposted from the SMART Center Due to COVID-19, the University of Washington (UW) School Mental Health Assessment, Research, & Training (SMART) Center—a collaboration between the UW School of Medicine and College of Education – will be hosting a “Virtual” Spring 2020 Speaker Series in lieu of in-person events. We hope you can still attend in this…

Washington Healthplanfinder Extends Current Special Enrollment Period, Gives Extra Month for Uninsured to Secure Health Coverage

Crossposted from Washington Healthplanfinder In response to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation in Washington state, the Washington Health Benefit Exchange (Exchange) today announced it is extending the current special enrollment period for individuals who are uninsured. The original special enrollment period, that ran from March 10, 2020 through April 8, 2020, will now continue through…