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NYC School-Based Health Centers and Health Insurance for Students. Marcelo De Stefano, Ed.D., M.Arch. and Anita Stromsvold.

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Nyc school based health centers and health insurance for students

NYC School-Based Health Centers and Health Insurance for Students

Marcelo De Stefano, Ed.D., M.Arch.

and Anita Stromsvold


Health insurance

Health Insurance: All students in New York City public schools up to the age of 18 are eligible for public health insurance at minimal or no cost. School records show that over 10% of our school children are uninsured (approximately 144,000). The Office of School Health collaborates with the Office of Citywide Health Insurance Access (OCHIA) to provide access to public health insurance to our students and their families through the schools.

For more information, please visit:

http://schools.nyc.gov/Offices/DYD/Health/HealthInsuranceInformation/default.htm

http://www.nyc.gov/html/hia/html/home/home.shtml

Health Insurance


Health insurance cont

Health insurance information of all children registered in your school must be entered into ATS. Codes:

Covered:

M:Medicaid (Child Health Plus “A”)

B:Child Health Plus “B”

P:Private Health Insurance (e.g. GHI, Blue Cross, etc.)

Not Covered:

S:DOE is allowed to have a health insurance enroller contact the family

N:DOE is NOT allowed to have a health insurance enroller contact the family

No data:

C:The child’s record has not been updated in the last year

U:Unknown

Health Insurance (Cont.)


School based health centers sbhc

School-Based Health Centers (SBHC)

  • If your charter school is located in a building where there is a SBHC and your students are not enrolled in the SBHC, please contact our office.

  • Requirements to have a SBHC in your building:

    • Facility: 1,000 Sq.Ft (exam rooms, waiting area, lab, restroom, counseling room/s.)

    • Minimum of 1,200 students in the building.

Parents must sign consent form for students to receive services.


List of charter schools located in buildings with a sbhc

List of Charter Schools located in buildings with a SBHC


Contact information questions

Contact Information/Questions?

Contact Information:

Anita Stromsvold

New York City Department of Education

49-51 Chambers Street, Room 600

New York, NY 10007

Phone: 212-374-0820

Fax: 212-374-9435

E-mail: [email protected]

Marcelo De Stefano

Manager School-Based Health Centers & HealthStat Liaison

Telephone: 212-374-2318 or

E-mail: [email protected]


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