"Improved Learning Through Improved Health"
The School Based Health Center is now back in its NEW and IMPROVED renovated clinic next to the office in Houghton Lake High School.
Sponsored by MidMichigan Community Health Services with funding by the Michigan Department of Community Health, Michigan Department of Education and Roscommon County United Way.
Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Counseling Services are available Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Next to the Office/Counseling Office in Houghton Lake High School
WHO: All Houghton Lake enrolled students ages 10-21 years old including the High School, Middle School and Alternative Education Buildings with or without medical insurance. Dependent children of students are also eligible for services. Adults cannot be seen in the SBHC.
SERVICES: Although crisis intervention and emergency care do not require parental consent, regular medical services require a signed consent from a parent or guardian before services are provided. The following services are available from the Health Center:
Parental Consent is required for all patients under 18. Students from the Middle School can be seen at the clinic with/without a parent. If a parent feels their child can safely walk from the Middle School to the High School and cannot attend an appointment, the parent may call the Middle School office and/or send a note of permission to allow the student to walk over. Visitors to the clinic from other buildings must sign in at the main office.
Current Michigan Law allows for confidential (no parental consent) services to minors in these areas:
Services that will NOT be provided at the Health Center include:
INSURANCE: All insurances are accepted for services provided. SBHC staff can assist with MEDICAID enrollment for patients and families. NO student will be turned away due to inability to pay.
All Students must have an annual consent form on file to be seen in the clinic.
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School Based Health Center Phone: 366-2061 School Based Health Center Fax: 422-4378
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M-W-F 9:00am - 3:00pm
Tu-Th 9:00am - 3:30pm
M-F 8:00am - 4:00 pm