Health Services

West Haven School Health Services

  
  • Families seeking health insurance: Families with no health insurance are encouraged to look into HUSKY Health: huskyhealth.com. You can apply for HUSKY A or HUSKY B anytime. Families can also contact the Hill Health Center in West Haven (203-503-3720) at anytime to learn about insurance options and receive free help in signing up.



Please read these important letters from our

Supervisor of School Health Services and

School Medical Adviser.




Measles

Parent Letter




Head Lice

Parent letter & helpful website links 
Pediculosis o piojos de la cabeza en Espanol





Flu and Ebola

Parent Letter
Fact Sheet

Parent Letter En Espanol
Fact Sheet En Espanol







Enterovirus

Parent Letter
 
En Espanol




"School nursing is a specialized practice of professional nursing that advances the well-being, academic success, and life-long achievement of students. 

To that end, school nurses facilitate positive student responses to normaldevelopment; promote health and safety; intervene with actual andpotential health problems; provide case management services; andactively collaborate with others to build student and family capacity for adaptation, self-management, self-advocacy and learning." 

*Adopted by the National Association of School Nurses,  2010