Event Calendar

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Core Competencies for School-Based Health Centers

Start Date: 7/22/2020 10:00 AM EDT
End Date: 7/23/2020 3:00 PM EDT

Venue Name: WebEx

Organization Name: WVPCA

John Kennedy
Email: john.kennedy@wvpca.org
Phone: (304) 346-0032

Please join the West Virginia Primary Care Association (WVPCA) for this two day interactive virtual session, participants will learn about key components of school-based health centers (SBHCs). Paula Fields, MSN, BSN, RN and Emily Baldi, MSW, from the School Based Health Alliance will share information about the seven core competencies for school-based health centers, as well as data from the SBHC Census to provide an overview of how SBHCs across the U.S. perform on each core competency. Participants will assess their SBHCs’ performance on each competency and work together to share strategies and create action plans for improvement.

7 Core Competencies of SBH 
Access, Student-Focus, School Integration, Accountability, School Wellness, Systems Coordination, and Sustainability 

By the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the seven core competencies for school-based health centers.
  • Assess their SBHC' s performance to on each of the core competencies.
  • Financing/IT and Analytics.
  • Develop an SBHC action plan for improvement on core competencies. 

TARGET AUDIENCE: This event is intended for Providers, Administration, Quality Leaders and School Based Health staff. 

Technical Requirements: Since we will be using a virtual platform instead of face to face training, there is a technical requirement we want you to be aware of.

  • Webcams: Please make sure you have a functioning webcam. We want the training to be as interactive as possible and the ability for the presenter to see you is very important.

Registration closes on July 16th at 12:00 pm EST. 

Marketing Release: Classes or events sponsored by the West Virginia Primary Care Association (WVPCA) may be photographed, video-recorded, or audio-recorded. Attendance at a WVPCA class or event constitutes the consent of all attendees. The future broadcast, publication, or other us of photographs, videos, or recordings is solely at the discretion of WVPCA.
Funding: This project is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant #U58CS06834, entitled Health Center Controlled Networks for the amount of $989,174. These funds equal approximately 53% of the funding for this event. This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by HRSA, HHS, or the US Government.

The WVPCA is the largest organized primary care network in the state.