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Meridian offers in-school clinic at Southside Middle School

A Meridian School Clinic exam room at Southside Middle School Thursday, July 8, 2021.

MUNCIE, Ind. — If you’ve ever created a vacation to the school nurse’s workplace, reminiscences of ice packs, bandages or lying down on a rigid sofa in all probability arrive to intellect.

Although people simple treatment solutions are however currently being delivered, the way youngsters get their healthcare locally may begin to modify, commencing at school.

Muncie Group Universities and Meridian Health and fitness Solutions have partnered to alter the way people consider about the conventional nurse’s workplace. Past August, the Meridian University Clinic opened at Southside Middle College.

Whilst positioned within of the university, the clinic is a Federally Certified Health and fitness Centre (FQHC), just like Meridian’s other areas. 

Lisa Suttle, Meridian’s regional vice president of scientific services, advised The Star Press this suggests the clinic serves not only students, but also their instructors, dad and mom and even group customers.