What is the School-Based Health Services Program?
It is a source of additional funds for the school, and the state of Vermont, for medically related services provided to eligible IEP students.Will participating in the School-Based Health Services Program change my child's other medical benefits?
No. Your child's other medical benefits will not decrease.Will participating in the School-Based Health Services Program affect my child's special education services?
No. Your child's IEP services will remain the same.Why should I give my consent?
Your consent will allow your school to bill and receive money from the School-Based Health Services Program. Your consent is required to share your child's IEP with his/her physician.How will the money be used?
The funds received by the school are used to provide additional programs for all students.Will my child's information remain confidential?
Yes. The confidential information you share is protected by two federal laws: HIPAA and FERPA.