The HJUHSD Nurse is available to to assist students with health issues, including hearing or vision concerns, and provide a health care plan for pre-existing conditions. In addition to a district nurse, there is a health aide on each comprehensive site to support students.
- Medications at School: All student medication - (prescription & non) including inhalers, require a doctor’s note. Most medications are stored in the nursing office. With parent permission doctor’s instruction, students may be given medication by a school employee.
- Medi-Cal Applications: Medi-Cal is California's public health insurance program, which provides needed health care services for low-income families and individuals.
- Affordable Health Care Insurance may be available for your student at low or no cost. For more information, visit Covered California or the Kings County Human Services Agency.
KiAsha Withrow, RN, District School Nurse559-583-5902, ext. 4038Hanford High Health Care Assistant559-583-5902 ext. 4027Hanford West Health Care Assistant559-583-5903 ext. 6028Sierra Pacific Health Care Assistant559-583-5912 ext. 2004