The School Health Liaison office works between Metro Health and San Antonio fosters relationships between Metro Health and the school districts and child care facilities of Bexar County to achieve positive health outcomes among students, families and staff.
The school nurse liaison, an innovative position within Metro Health:
- will consult with school districts in the development of consistent and effective public health policies
- is responsible for coordinating the delivery of public health information and updates to school districts and childcare facilities
- will develop partnerships that can be used to address many of the major public health challenges today and in the future