Orange County SBHCs in the Spotlight

School-based health centers in Orange county are making news in southern California. The SBHCs at Valley High School and El Sol Science & Arts Academy, both in Santa Ana, are profiled. (See Voice of OC) These schools and the health services they provide “embody the direction in which health care is going in Orange County and the nation, which is to bring permanent delivery of medical services directly to disadvantaged students and the people in their neighborhoods by way of school campuses.” CSHC Board President, Pamela Kahn of the Orange County Department of Education says that “schools are facing bigger health care challenges than in the past.” Read the full article at Voice of OC.

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