School Health Services

School Wellness

South Florida Family Health & Research Centers is your choice for affordable, comprehensive health care for public or private schools and child care facilities. Our healthcare clinics provide full-service medical exams as well as precise therapeutic head lice screenings and nit removal within SFFHRC's Medical Division Lice Source Services/ Lice Cleanique through school-based clinics and per diem health screening programs.

South Florida Family Health & Research Centers are located in Broward and Dade Counties. School and institutional health screenings are performed by our Board-Certified Physicians, Physician Assistants, and experienced Medical Assistants. All are highly trained and committed medical professionals experienced in working with large schools and institutions. We seamlessly conduct screenings and coordinate medical services from start to finish, allowing students, administrative staff and parents to quickly return to their scheduled activities, and preventing missed days from school or work due to common illnesses and communicable diseases.

Children who are found to be ill or to have head lice during our comprehensive screenings are immediately brought to the attention of their school, camp or institution's official for parental notification. When parents are notified, SFFHRC Medical Divisions: Family Medicine and Lice Source Services/ Lice Cleanique; medical staff members follows up with referral assistance or provides affordable and convenient health care, either on site or at our own facilities, depending upon school protocol, parental consent and the nature of the health problem.

Our experience gained from numerous school and camp health screenings let us effectively and smoothly complete an on-site school/ camp health screening in just half a school or summer camp day, allowing children to quickly return to class or summer fun. Our comprehensive health screening rate starts at $1.00 per child and is adjusted according to Florida Counties budget needs.
There are many advantages to using South Florida Family Health & Research Centers health services, but the foremost reason is that by supporting a comprehensive health clinic program you assure each child a healthy environment where wellness is valued.

South Florida Family Health & Research Centers encourages health and wellness education in schools, institutions and at home. Our professional and conscientious staff members are available for volunteer presentations on various health topics. We believe education is our best line of defense against Communicable Diseases, Childhood Obesity and Diabetes.