- School Health Room Technician: Jalessa Montgomery
Welcome to the Health Room at Bannockburn!
The Department of Health & Human Services, School Health Services (SHS) in partnership with Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) provides services to assure the health, safety and well being of all students enrolled in public schools.
School Community Health Nurses (registered nurses) and School Health Room Aides (certified nursing assistants) who work under the clinical oversight of the nurse, provide services to students during school hours.
SHS assesses the health needs of students, provides sick & emergency care, monitors to assure Immunization compliance, administers medicine & treatments to students who have a physician’s order, and maintains student’s health records.
School Nurses provide consultation on health issues related to Individualized Education Plans (IEP) and section 504, crisis intervention, vision/hearing screening & emergency preparedness. They provide case management for students with special health needs & chronic health conditions and links students & families to county resources.
If you have any questions about health services, please contact the health room at 301-320-6555.