PA Mandated Health Services

 

Pennsylvania Department of Health
Division of School Health
P.O. Box 90
Room 705, Health & Welfare Building
Harrisburg, PA 17108

Every child of school age attending or who should be attending a public or non-public school is entitled to the following services provided by the local public school district.  The local school district is reimbursed by the Pennsylvania Department of Health for mandated services provided to the children in public and non-public schools.

Service

K or 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Special Education
Physical Exam X X X As Needed
School Nurse Services X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Dental Exam X X X As Needed
Vision X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Growth X X X X X X X X X X X X X
Hearing X X X X X X
Scoliosis Screening X X
Health Counseling X X X X X X X X X X X X X
School Follow-through X X X X X X X X X X X X X