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Department Overview

 
Jackie Gray, RN
School Health Administrator
423-420-9678
 

Tennessee Coordinated School Health link

Adult Immunizations – Something You Never Outgrow

This video shows the importance of vaccinating against diseases such as Influenza, Pneumococcus, Herpes Zoster, aka Shingles and Tetnus, Diphtheria and Pertussis.
https://www.cdc.gov/cdctv/diseaseandconditions/vaccination/vsi-vaccine-scene-investigation.html

Did you know that certain vaccines are recommended for adults and adolescents?
Take this quiz to find out which vaccines YOU may need. (For those age 11 years & older)
http://www2a.cdc.gov/nip/adultImmSched/

Meningococcal Disease – Information for Parents

Visit the CDC’s Meningococcal Disease webpage for information on the risk of exposure, symptoms, treatments, vaccinations, and more.
http://www.cdc.gov/meningococcal/

What is Coordinated School Health?

Coordinated School Health (CSH) is an effective system designed to connect health (physical, emotional and social) with education. This coordinated approach improves students’ health and their capacity to learn through the support of families, communities and schools working together.
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Eight Components of Coordinated School Health

  • Physical Education/Activity and Wellness
  • Nutrition
  • Health Education
  • Health Services
  • Student, Family and Community Partnerships
  • School Staff Wellness
  • School Counseling, Psychological and Social Services
  • Healthy School Environment
 
Questions or comments?
Lacey Mason
CSH Coordinator
423-420-9678 Ext 3
Email Lacey