Urban elementary school personnel's perceptions of student health and student health needs.

@article{Mansour2002UrbanES,
  title={Urban elementary school personnel's perceptions of student health and student health needs.},
  author={Mona E Mansour and Uma Kotagal and Thomas G Dewitt and Barbara Winthrop Rose and Susan N. Sherman},
  journal={Ambulatory pediatrics : the official journal of the Ambulatory Pediatric Association},
  year={2002},
  volume={2 2},
  pages={127-31}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine the perceptions of school personnel with regard to urban students' health and health needs as part of a planning process for development and implementation of school-linked health services. METHODS A self-administered, close-ended questionnaire was given to 294 schoolteachers and school staff to assess school personnel perceptions of 1) health needs of students, 2) priority of need for health services or programs delivered on-site or off-site, and 3) selected factors… CONTINUE READING