The Student Health Center provides a number of things for the Students here at RHS. RCSHealthInformation Office Hours: Monday thru Friday 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 pm School Days
Students must have a signed consent form by a Parent/Guardian to be seen by the Nurse on Duty.
The Health care students receive at the Student Health Center is kept confidential. Except for immunizations, the services provided do not become part of the school record. *All enrolled students will receive health care regardless of their insurance status or ability to pay.
Services Provided Treatment for Minor Illnesses and Injuries: Colds, flu, sprains, muscle pulls, and other needs Treatment & Monitoring for Chronic Conditions: Under the direction of the student's primary doctor, such as asthma, diabetes, hypertension and others
Personal Health Appraisals
Dental Screening Services
Health Screening: Blood Pressure, Vision, Body Mass Index (BMI), Height/Weight, TB Testing
Medications: Non-Prescription medications are available to treat students for headaches, common cold/cough, allergies, menstrual, cramps, sore throat, injuries, toothaches, upset stomach.
Health History: A preventive health and history screening will be obtained on students enrolled in the health center.
Immunizations: TB, Tetanus Boosters, MMR, Hepatitis B Vaccine , Hepatitis A, Varicella (chicken pox), Meningitis Vaccine, Gardasil (HPV) Vaccine
Laboratory Screenings: Tests to diagnose common illnesses such as strep throat infection Mental Health Assessments: Counseling and referral, abuse and violence intervention, substance abuse intervention including a mental health counselor on-site one day per week
Social Work Services: Including assessment, intervention and referral
Educational Programs: Nutrition, smoking cessation, diabetes, abstinence, substance abuse, mental health, anger and stress management, grief counseling, and others as needed
SERVICES DO NOT INCLUDE CONDOM OR OTHER BIRTH CONTROL DISTRIBUTION OR ABORTION COUNSELING
Rockingham County Schools
511 Harrington Highway | Eden, NC 27288
Phone: (336) 627.2600
RCS Vision: Rockingham County Schools will empower each child to be a life-long learner, equipped to contribute in a changing, complex society. RCS Mission: Through effective relationships with family and community partners, Rockingham County Schools will provide a safe, dynamic, nurturing, and innovative learning environment in which each child has the opportunity to reach his/her highest potential.
In compliance with Federal Law, Rockingham County Schools administers all education programs, employment activities and admissions without discrimination against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, religion, age or disability. The following persons have been designated to handle inquires regarding the nondiscrimination policies: Charity Bumpass, 504 Coordinator or Dr. Cindy Corcoran, Title IX Coordinator 336.627.2600.