School-Based Health Centers

InterCommunity provides primary care and behavioral health services in East Hartford school-based health centers. InterCommunity staffs and operates seven centers in the following schools: East Hartford High, Synergy Alternative High, East Hartford Middle, Mayberry Elementary, Silver Lane Elementary, Langford Elementary, and the Early Childhood Learning Center (ECLC) at Hockanum School.

School-based health centers provide services beyond the scope of the school nurse. InterCommunity works closely with school nurses and other outside care providers, and is a resource center for wellness and prevention. With a signed parental permission form, students can receive complete health care services during school hours, including:

  • Diagnoses and treatment of minor injuries and illnesses (such as colds, ear infections, sore throats, etc.)
  • Mental health and substance abuse risk screenings
  • Routine well-child check-ups
  • Physical examinations, including sports physicals
  • Immunizations
  • Prescriptions and dispensing of medication
  • Laboratory testing, including on-site point of care testing
  • Diagnosis and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases
  • Management of chronic conditions, such as asthma
  • Nutrition counseling and weight management
  • Crisis intervention and assessments
  • Individual, family and group counseling
  • Fluoride treatments
  • Referral & follow-up for specialty and dental

Registration

Registration forms can be obtained at the schools and can be downloaded here:

Pediatric History Form (English)
Registration Form (English)
Pediatric History Form (Spanish)
Registration Form (Spanish)

HIPAA Form (English)

HIPAA Form (Spanish)

Registration Form (Emancipated Student – English)

Registration Form (Emancipated Student – Spanish)

For more information, please contact Tricia Orozco, School-Based Health Centers Director, at 860-622-5347.

See Notice of Privacy Practices here. (English)

Notice of Privacy Practices (Spanish)

SBHC Hours

Please note that some hours have been modified due to COVID-19.

Synergy: Monday through Friday: 7:00 am – 3:30 pm.

ECLC: Monday: 8 am – 12:00 pm, Tues: 8 am – 2:30 pm, Wed: 8 am – 11 am, Thursday and Friday: 8 am – 2:30 pm

East Hartford High School: Monday – Friday: 7:30 am – 4 pm

East Hartford Middle School: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Langford: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4:30 pm

Mayberry Elementary: Monday, Wed and Fri: 8 am – 4:30 pm, Tues and Thursday: 8 am – 3:30 pm

Silver Lane: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 4 pm