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HORIZON HIGH SCHOOL
HEALTH OFFICE










A Certified Registered School Nurse is available during the school day for consultation, emergencies, illness or injury. We do not make medical diagnosis or prescribe treatment. Medication is administered with parental/guardian consent only.

The health center is not a primary care facility like a doctor's office and may not be used as such because the nurse is not allowed by law to make medical diagnosis, prescribe treatment, or administer medication without a doctor's order.  First aid   and medical care provided by the school nurse are primarily for illness or injuries that occur during the school day. School is a healthy environment! The nurse's major responsibility is to maintain that environment and give each child the best opportunity to learn and reach his/her full potential through health education, health assessment, identification of problems, the making of appropriate referrals and follow-up, and altering the school environment to meet special health needs.

The average healthy student may never visit the school nurse or may likely make no more than 5 to 7 visits per school year. Proper use of the health center is encouraged. However, be assured acute illness and injuries will be addressed immediately.


HOURS OF OPERATION
7:00am  - 2:00pm


CONTACT INFORMATION

Horizon High School Health Office
602-449-6003
Email

School Nurse Direct Line
602-449-6013

Health Office Fax
602-449-6068