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…

New School-Based Health Center in Federal Way!

Crossposted from Washington School-Based Health Alliance Federal Way Public School students will now have access to valuable health care services through the district’s first School Based Health Center (SBHC) at TAF@Saghalie. There are students who do not have easy access to health care, but the district is fortunate to have partners like Kaiser and HealthPoint…

Tyee SBHC Staff Celebrate Graduates

HealthPoint staff from the Tyee High School school-based health center (SBHC) joined in on celebrations recently to acknowledge the hard work and accomplishments of 2020 graduates. They attended the Tyee drive-through graduation–masked and socially distanced–to show their pride for their patients’ achievements and their commitment to the whole school community. Thanks, HealthPoint SBHC staff! 

3 New SBHCs Opening in King County

Crossposted from the Best Starts for Kids Blog Three new school-based health centers (SBHCs) in King County will open in the 2017-18 schoolyear with funds from the Best Starts for Kids Initiative. Each SBHC will feature a health clinic, counseling space, a pharmacy, and space for a mobile dental unit. On-site behavioral health providers will provide mental-health support, counseling,…