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ERIC Number: ED017033
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1965
Pages: 1
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COLLEGE HEALTH SERVICES IN THE UNITED STATES. STUDENT PERSONNEL SERIES NO. 4.
FARNSWORTH, DANA L.
THIS MONOGRAPH ON STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES IN THE UNITED STATES HAS BEEN PREPARED FOR STUDENT PERSONNEL WORKERS WHO NEED INFORMATION ABOUT THE RANGE, SCOPE, AND GUIDING PRINCIPLES OF THESE SERVICES. THE DEVELOPMENT OF COLLEGE HEALTH PROGRAMS, THEIR PRESENT STATUS, AND THEIR RELATIONS WITH MEDICAL SOCIETIES ARE DISCUSSED. CENTRAL FACTORS TO BE CONSIDERED IN ESTABLISHING AND MAINTAINING A COLLEGE HEALTH PROGRAM ARE OUTLINED. THE FINANCING OF SUCH PROGRAMS, NECESSARY PHYSICAL FACILITIES, AND MEDICAL EXCUSE SYSTEMS ARE DESCRIBED. THE PROBLEMS INVOLVED IN MAINTAINING AND COMMUNICATING CONFIDENTIAL INFORMATION ARE EXAMINED. THE MOST FREQUENT COMMON DISORDERS FOR WHICH STUDENTS CONTACT THE MEDICAL SERVICE ARE DISCUSSED. OTHER MAJOR AREAS UNDER CONSIDERATION INCLUDE--(1) INTERCOLLEGIATE AND INTRAMURAL ATHLETICS, (2) PREVENTIVE MEDICINE, HEALTH EDUCATION, AND ENVIRONMENTAL HEALTH AND SAFETY, (3) DENTAL CARE, (4) PSYCHIATRIC SERVICES, AND (5) THE SPECIAL PROBLEMS OF SMALL COLLEGES. THIS MONOGRAPH IS AVAILABLE FROM THE AMERICAN PERSONNEL AND GUIDANCE ASSOCIATION, 1605 NEW HAMPSHIRE AVENUE, N.W., WASHINGTON, D.C. 20009 FOR $1.00. (PS)
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Authoring Institution: American Personnel and Guidance Association, Washington, DC.
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