Young child enjoying a visit to the nurse's office who is about to use her stethoscope on the child.

Health Services

Immunizations

syringe icon Immunizations are required for students.

  • List of required immunizations
  • Free immunization clinics
  • General information

 

Forms

  • Sports physicals
  • Forms for students new to ASD
  • Special meals
  • Asthma action plans
  • Diabetes care plans

 

Guidelines, procedures

  • Injured or ill students
  • Medication administration
  • School physicals
  • Screenings
  • Special needs

 

Topics of interest

Whooping cough prevention

Free vaccinations to protect against pertussis (whooping cough) have been made available to adults and children by the Alaska Immunization Program.

 

Pertussis is a very contagious, vaccine-preventable, respiratory disease that can cause serious and sometimes life-threatening complications. There has been a huge surge of the disease especially in California.

 

Additional information and a voucher for services in Anchorage and Eagle River can be found in this informational flier.

Bedbugs

Bedbugs are a nuisance, but are not known to spread disease. Learn more about bedbugs and how to protect against them in the handout below.

 

Concussion

The proliferation of Energy drinks, which may contain more than 10 times the caffeine found in regular sodas, has prompted concern about the side effects from consuming these beverages.

 

Head lice

ASD revised its procedures regarding head lice control in 2009.

 

Wellness