Comprehensive Health Center at North Forsyth High School

Center staff will work with school staff, your child’s doctor/health care providers and families to keep children healthy, happy and ready to learn.

Our commitment to you

  • To provide high quality comprehensive adolescent care
  • To care for the whole person by addressing medical, social and behavioral needs
  • To maintain a confidential relationship with students and families
  • To deliver services in a pleasant, comfortable, courteous environment
  • To provide students and families opportunities to participate in health center planning and decision making

Basic Services provided On Site

  • Complete physical examinations
    • sports exams
    • wellness check-ups
  • Medical care for illnesses and minor injuries
  • Office laboratory services
  • Mental health counseling
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Dental screening and referral
  • Health education and wellness activities
  • Social work services
  • Screening and counseling for health risks
  • Management of school and behavioral problems

Off-Site Referrals to Local Health Care Providers

  • Specialized medical and mental health services
  • Dental care
  • Vision exams/glasses
  • X-ray
  • Family planning services including contraceptives
  • Pregnancy counseling
  • Pharmacy

Fees

We serve all enrolled students, regardless of insurance status or ability to pay. We will bill Medicaid or NC Health Choice and some private insurance plans and bill for co-payments as required. Students without insurance and students with some private insurance plans may or may not be charged, depending on family income. Call the Center for more information.

Eligibility for Services

All North Forsyth High School students are eligible to enroll for services at this site. Students will be provided services if and only if parent(s)/guardian(s) have requested services and signed a written consent for the student to have access to all services of the Health Center. Families should bring insurance cards to enrollment.

Eligibility for Mental Health Assessment & Treatment Services

Mental health assessment and treatment services are available on-site. The Center may bill some insurance plans for these mental health services. Billable mental health services will be provided only after a parent/guardian has completed paper work, including a written consent for billable mental health services.

Services Provided by a Licensed Clinical Social Worker

Basic Mental Health Services
(available to all students without charge)

  • Screening for risk behaviors, learning problems and mental health issues
  • Group counseling
  • Networking and referral to community resources
  • Classroom presentations and interventions
  • Crisis counseling

Billable Mental Health Services
(parent must complete paperwork and sign consent before services are provided)

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Individual counseling
  • Family counseling