Research :: School-based Health Centers: Accessibility and Accountability

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.

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February 8, 2003

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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.

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