School Nursing

About the Program
The Schools Outreach and Clinics Division of the Black Hawk County Health Department contracts with the following school districts to provide comprehensive school nursing services:
The nursing model used to support students is comprised of a Program Manager, Registered Nurses and Health Assistants, who work under the direction of a Registered Nurse.

Clinics
In Waterloo, there are 3 school-based health clinics (called Success Street) located at East High School, West High School and Carver Middle School. These clinics are staffed by a Program Manager, Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses, and clerical staff.

Services
Services offered are:
  • Comprehensive physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Mental health counseling in affiliation with Black Hawk-Grundy Mental Health Center
  • Pregnancy prevention education in affiliation with Allen Women’s Health Center
  • Sports physicals
  • Substance abuse/addictions counseling in affiliation with Pathways Behavioral Health
More Information
For further information, contact the following staff members