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The Florida Department of Health works to protect, promote & improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county & community efforts.

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School Health

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Our Services 

  • Assist and educate children, parents, and school staff to manage chronic diseases such as diabetes, allergies, epilepsy, and asthma while at school.
  • Train school staff on what to do to provide immediate assistance to children in health emergencies.
  • Conduct health screenings (mandated by Florida Statutes) for vision and hearing which may hinder learning , scoliosis, and BMI.
  • Identify and assess student health concerns
  • Teach health education classes such as growth development, personal hygiene, hand-washing, nutrition, and sun safety.