The school-linked health center: a promising model of community-based care for adolescents.

@article{Fothergill1998TheSH,
  title={The school-linked health center: a promising model of community-based care for adolescents.},
  author={Kate Fothergill and Elizabeth Jean Ballard},
  journal={The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={23 1},
  pages={
          29-38
        }
}
PURPOSE To examine the nature of the linkages between school-linked health centers (SLHCs) and schools; the centers' services, staffing, financing, and other operational details; and the advantages of this model of care. METHOD Twenty-one SLHCs completed a written survey on a range of operational issues, including types of services provided, staffing patterns, budgets, and populations served in 1995. The researchers conducted on-site interviews with six centers and telephone interviews with… CONTINUE READING
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