School Health

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School Health

Outreach Women and Children Hospital is a leading provider of high-quality pediatric care services in Nigeria and the pioneer of the school health programme in Lagos.

Our School health programme is designed for schools to cover the health needs of students and ensuring a healthy life at school and in the environment at large.

We currently cater for schools in Festac town, Okota, and Satellite town thereby successfully reducing the morbidity rate of students at the various schools where our program is currently accepted.

It follows the structural framework of the health promoting schools, a CDC / WHO approach to school health. It is a multifaceted approach that includes

  • Teaching health knowledge and skills in the classroom
  • Creating a health-enabling social and physical environment and
  • Facilitating links with parents, local organizations and the wider community to support optimal health and learning.

Core Benefits of the School Health Programme

Provides basic,standard and premium healthcare plan for schools

Outreach School Health Plan offers participant schools basic,  standard  and premium healthcare plan which allows their students to be screened for

  • Visual
  • Dental and
  • Auditory issues.

Provides happy hour for kids

The plan provides a happy hour for kids during which a gymnastic instructor comes to the school and engage the children in aerobic exercises. Children do enjoy it a lot because is very beneficial to their health.

Other Benefits covered in our basic plan.

  • Free registration in any Outreach hospital.
  • 10% discount on treatment for participant school staff members.
  • Nutritional assessment ( BMI Estimate )
  • Free screening for teachers ( visual, dental and auditory )
  • Free cervical screening for teachers
  • Regular health talks for pupils
  • Safe kids program
  • Environmental health assessment and advice.
  • Nutritional advice
  • Certified training for staff [ BLS ]
  • Health talks and happy hour for parents.
  • Training for staff on first aid, emergency response and infection control.
  • Pre-employment screening at a discount price for participant school staff members.
  • Ambulance services.

Enabling early detection and prevention of possible abnormalities that can lead to future deformity.

School Health premium plan further provides for

  • Out-Patient treatment for primary health care services at Outreach Hospital.
  • Emergency treatment for 24hrs at Outreach Hospital.
  • Child Counselling by a psychiatrist.
  • Pre-admission medical screening.
  • Pre-employment and in-service medical screening.

How do I sign-up for the school health plan for my school?

To register, please Contact our school health officers in any of our branches using the address below. 

Festac:

Outreach Hospital Festac, 4th Avenue by 3rd Avenue Junction. Festac Town.

07031308106  |  08182234451 | 08165009821

Okota Branch:

Outreach Women and Children Hospitals 125 Okota Road. Opp Thrillers. Okota. Isolo. Lagos

08068838225   |  07033319901 | 09063310746

Satellite Town Branch:

Outreach Specialist Hospital, 23 Community Road, Beside First Bank, Abule ado. Satellite Town.

07018179085 | 08035187189.

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