Students can receive dental care, primary care, mental health, psychiarty and counseling services at COMTREA Health office located on the Valley Middle School campus through collaboration between COMTREA and the Northwest School District.
Our School-based health center promotes healthy living by:
- Being accessible and affordable to students and their families
- Increasing health education
- Providing convenience for parents and care-givers
Services are available to students and their families Monday-Friday from 7:30am-6:00pm, and available to the community Monday-Friday from 2:30pm-6:00pm. COMTREA accepts most insurance plans, Medicaid, Medicare and self-pay. An income -based sliding fee scale is offered to reduce costs for eligible applicants. Additionally, COMTREA offers assistance in navigating Medicaid applications.
Student transportation between District Schools and COMTREA Health Center located on the Valley Middle School Campus is available during school hours by a district staffed liaison. Written consent is required for services and transportation. See forms below.
In addition to the school-based health center, the COMTREA Tooth Titans mobile program periodically visits campuses to provide on-site dental services which increases accessibility and serves more students.
COMTREA is a Federally Qualified Health Center and a Certified Community Behavioral Health Organization with 20 locations across Jefferson County.
For more information, contact the Comtrea office at 636-321-0150 or speak with your school nurse.