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  • Telehealth Pilot


    The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) will provide a comprehensive school-based telehealth program encompassing physical telehealth services.
    The purpose of a school-based program is to expand a student's ability to access health care providers with:

    • a signed parental consent and 
    • a school medical expert.

     

    Telehealth allows a virtual health care provider to care for an individual without an in-person office visit, while remaining in school and focusing on learning.

     


    Pre Telehealth Visit

    • Parents sign and return the consent.

    Telehealth Visit Occurs when Student feels sick
    • Nurse initiates a telehealth visit when student visits the nurse office feeling sick.

    Post Telehealth Visit

    • An electronic summary of the visit is provided to the parent.

     

    Parent Resources

     

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    In Regions

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    In Regions

    North & South

    Region East Schools

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    Montara ES

    Region West Schools

    Burroughs MS

    Cochran MS

    Queen Anne ES

    3rd ST ES

    Fairfax SH

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    Region North Schools

    Van Nuys ES

    Van Nuys MS

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    Chavez Learning Academy

    Region South Schools

    Gardena SH

    Peary MS

    186th ST ES

    Broad Ave ES

    Wilmington MS

     

     

  • We Can Help

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    For employees: (213) 241-2700

    For families: (213) 443-1300

    (7:30 am to 5 pm Monday through Friday)

     

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  • FAQs

  • What is Telehealth?

  • Will families have to pay for telehealth services?

  • Do I need to have health insurance to receive these services?

  • Why is LA Unified offering telehealth services?

  • How will telehealth services work?

  • Who are telehealth services for?

  • Who are the telehealth providers?

  • How does my student qualify for telehealth?

  • If a medical provider calls in a prescription, who will pay for it?

  • Will parents/legal guardians be able to join the telehealth session?

  • Can a medical provider prescribe over-the counter (OTC) medications/treatments?

  • What do I do with expired medications?

  • Do I have to consent to medications and services?

  • Will my child’s health information be kept confidential?

  • How will I know if a telehealth visit occurred?

  • Will my child have access to a school nurse if I do not sign the consent to participate in telehealth?

  • How will the telehealth provider know that my child has an Individualized Education Plan (IEP)?

  • Preguntas frecuentes

  • ¿Qué es la Telesalud?

  • ¿Tendrán que pagar las familias por los servicios de telesalud?

  • ¿Necesito tener seguro médico para recibir estos servicios?

  • ¿Por qué el Distrito Unificado de Los Ángeles está ofreciendo los servicios de telesalud?

  • ¿A quiénes van dirigidos los servicios de telesalud?

  • ¿Quiénes son los proveedores de telesalud?

  • ¿Cómo puede mi estudiante beneficiarse de la telesalud?

  • ¿Cómo funcionarán los servicios de telesalud?

  • Si un médico extiende una receta, ¿quién la pagará?

  • ¿Podrán los padres/tutores legales participar en la sesión de telesalud?

  • ¿Tengo que dar mi consentimiento para los medicamentos y los servicios?

  • ¿Se mantendrá la confidencialidad de la información médica de mi hijo(a)?

  • ¿Cómo sabré si se ha realizado una visita de telesalud?

  • ¿Tendrá mi hijo(a) acceso a una enfermera escolar si yo no firmo el consentimiento para participar en la telesalud?

  • ¿Cómo sabrá el proveedor de telesalud que mi hijo(a) tiene un Plan de Educación Individualizada (IEP, por sus siglas en inglés)?