ERIC Number: ED390548
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-May
Reference Count: N/A
Oregon School-Based Health Centers, 1992-1994 Services Report.
Nystrom, Robert J.
This report describes the activities of Oregon's 25 high school-based health centers between 1992 and 1994. Information is provided on funding sources, services offered (including general medical services and reproductive health, mental health, health promotion services, and hours of operation), staffing (including levels of staffing and training), advisory boards, family involvement, and statistics on teens. The report also describes typical teenage health problems and school-based solutions, focusing on access to health care, pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, substance abuse, and suicide, depression, and violence. An appendix provides 1992-94 data on service use and profiles of each of the 25 school-based health centers. Each profile contains information on the administering agency, funding, services provided, and parental consent guidelines. (MDM)
Descriptors: Access to Health Care, Ancillary School Services, Depression (Psychology), Early Parenthood, Family Role, Health Needs, Health Promotion, High Schools, Medical Services, Pregnant Students, Program Descriptions, Sexually Transmitted Diseases, State Programs, Substance Abuse, Suicide, Violence
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Oregon State Dept. of Human Resources, Portland. Health Div.
Identifiers: Oregon; School Based Services