Posts Tagged ‘Kyle Taylor’

School-Based Health Alliance 2013-14 Annual Report

August 13, 2015

2013-14 was a busy year for the School-Based Health Alliance! Our Hallways to Health and New Directions initiatives tested innovative methods of providing care and building sustainable school-based health centers (SBHCs), we launched the Linda Juszczak Legacy Fund in honor of our former president, and we committed creating more SBHCs...

Familiarize Yourself with the Literature on School-Based Health Centers

August 12, 2015

In July 2015, the School-Based Health Alliance launched its School-Based Health Center Literature Database. The database is a collection of more than 150 peer-reviewed articles that have been published about school-based health centers (SBHCs). “This is a valuable resource that will be much used and appreciated by evaluators, researchers,...

2015 Youth Program: Learning to Focus on Right Now

August 11, 2015

By Nicole Carillo, School-Based Health Alliance Youth Advisory Council Member Teens are often told that they are the future, that they will be the ones that run the world one day. Very rarely are they told that the present is what matters. Everything is so focused on the future and...

Resources for Young Male Wellness Visits

August 5, 2015

The American Sexual Health Association recently released two great resources to help ensure that young males get the most out of their primary care visits. These resources were developed collaboratively by the American Sexual Health Association, the School-Based Health Alliance, the Healthy Teen Network, and the Adolescent Male Partnership....

Reflections on the 2015 Youth Program: Cameron Estrada

August 4, 2015

By Cameron Estrada, School-Based Health Alliance Youth Advisory Council Member In June, I had the great privilege to travel to Austin, Texas, to participate in the Youth Program at the 2015 National School-Based Health Care Convention. It was an opportunity that I am deeply grateful for. On my first...

Survey for School Mental Health Professionals

August 3, 2015

Pace University’s Psychology Department is hosting an anonymous survey about interprofessional collaboration between school mental health clinicians and pediatric primary care providers. The survey takes approximately 15 minutes, and you must be a practicing school mental health professional to participate. The survey asks questions about your current practices, comfort in collaborating with pediatric primary care...

Medicaid’s Anniversary: Commemorating 50 Years of the Health Care Safety Net

July 30, 2015

By John Schlitt, President, School-Based Health Alliance Can it really be 50 years, Medicaid? You’ve held up remarkably well these past five decades! The landmark federal-state partnership, launched in 1965, has been a dominant force in the war on poverty and critical lifeline for millions of low-income and under-served...

Why We Do What We Do: The Art Store

July 15, 2015

School-Based Health Alliance Leadership Fellow Allison Kilcoyne, MS RN c-FNP, shares a touching story about what inspires her to do her job every day. The School-Based Health Alliance’s Leadership Fellows Program has been a true gift. What has most affected my professional journey has been learning to identify and talk about...

Share Your School Health Success Stories!

July 14, 2015

We are excited to partner with the American Academy of Pediatrics Council on School Health (AAP COSH), the National Association of School Nurses (NASN), and the American School Health Association (ASHA) on the second year of the School Health Services Success Stories project! The goal of this project is...

Exciting Funding Opportunity for Health Centers via BPHC

July 2, 2015

On Friday, June 26, the Bureau of Primary Health Care (BPHC) announced the availability of $350 million in Expanded Service (ES) supplemental funding. If your school-based health center (SBHC) is eligible to apply, you should have received an email indicating the maximum amount of funding you can apply for....