This article examines the current experience of school-based health centers in meeting the needs of children and adolescents, changes over time in services provided and program sponsorship, and program adaptations to the changing medical marketplace.
Brindis, C. D., Klein, J., Schlitt, J., Santelli, J., Linda, J., & Nystrom, R. J. (2003). School-based health centers: Accessibility and accountability. Journal of Adolescent Health, 32(6, Suppl), 98-107.
February 8, 2003
Claire D Brindis, Dr.P.H. AFFILIATIONS Department of Pediatrics, Division of Adolescent Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA (C.D.B.) Address correspondence to: Claire D. Brindis, Dr.P.H., Professor of Pediatrics and Health Policy, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California Street, Suite 265, San Francisco, CA 94143-0936, USA. , Jonathan Klein, M.D., M.P.H., John Schlitt, M.S.W., John Santelli, M.D., M.P.H., Linda Juszczak, D.N.Sc., M.P.H, Robert J Nystrom, M.A.
MORE NEWS AND ARTICLES BY SIMILAR TOPIC(S)
This report reviews over 1,000 adolescent health policy recommendations which were developed by government agencies, private foundations, and various task forces and commissions.
This 2003 article compares prevalence estimates of adolescents’ cigarette, alcohol and marijuana use from one Australian and two U.S. surveys, and considers the effect of methodological differences on reported use.
Socioeconomic Patterning of Smoking, Sedentary Lifestyle & Overweight Status Among Adolescents: in Norway and the United States
This 2003 study explores differences both in prevalence and socioeconomic patterning between Norway and the United States. The results indicate that the major challenges differ between the two countries.
A 2004 overview of NAHIC’s work with our partners to increase the capacity of State Adolescent Health programs.
The presidential address at the SAM 2003 meeting focusing on the future of adolescent health.