WHAT IS THE WELLNESS CENTER?
The Wellness Center is a private, non-profit, preventative health clinic. The Welless Center staff work for Bayhealth Medical Center.
CAN I USE THE WELLNESS CENTER AS MY PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER?
The Wellness Center does not replace your primary care provider. The center is able to coordinate care with your primary care provider.
WHO CAN USE THE WELLNESS CENTER?
Registered students of Smyrna High School, grades 9-12. All Students are required to have a Wellness Center Membership on file prior to accessing services.
WHERE DO I GET A MEMBERSHIP FORM?
Forms can be obtained in the Wellness Center, the nurses' office, the guidance office and the SHS main office. Students must complete both
the Membership Consent
and Health History
forms. Forms are also available in Spanish via file attachments.
DO I NEED TO REGISTER EACH YEAR?
Parents and students may update and/or renew their membership at any time during the school year however, the consent form will remain in effect throughout all four years of high school.
ARE MY RECORDS CONFIDENTIAL?
Student health information is protected by HIPAA. HIPAA stands for Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act. This federal law was enacted in 1996. All information is private and confidential.
Wellness Center records and school records are kept separately to insure confidentiality
DO I HAVE TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT?
Yes. Students may stop by before school, between classes or after school to make an appointment. Parents may also call (302)653-2399 to request an appointment for their child.
WHERE IS THE WELLNESS CENTER LOCATED?
The Wellness Center is located in the 130's hallway near the Nurses Office.
From the main office - exiting the office we can be found on the first hallway to the right of the grand staircase. We are next to the Nurses Office after passing the red double doors.
QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS?
If you have any questions or would to visit and learn more about the Wellness Center, please call or write:
Smyrna High School Wellness Center
500 Duck Creek Parkway
Smyrna, DE 19977
Phone: (302) 653-2399
Fax: (302) 653-1342
WHEN IS THE CENTER OPEN?
7:15 am – 3:30 pm when school is in session.