Telehealth in Schools: A Wellness Revolution


The InCare K12 Team

12/14/20231 min read

Telehealth session in progress in a school setting
Telehealth session in progress in a school setting

Embracing Telehealth for Student Wellness in Schools

The integration of telehealth in schools marks a significant advancement in student health services. This approach not only provides convenient health care access but also ensures timely intervention, which is crucial in educational settings.

Telehealth in schools encompasses a wide range of services, from mental health counseling to basic medical consultations. This technology is particularly beneficial in rural or underserved areas where access to healthcare professionals can be limited. Through telehealth, students can receive prompt medical advice, mental health support, and wellness guidance without leaving the school premises.

Another key aspect of telehealth in schools is its role in mental health. With the increasing awareness of mental health issues among students, telehealth provides a discreet and accessible way for students to seek help. This is especially important in creating an environment where mental health is given as much priority as physical health.

InCare K-12 Tech Tips:

  • Schools utilizing telehealth report a 20% decrease in student absenteeism due to illness.

  • Telehealth services have been pivotal in providing continuous mental health support, especially during remote learning periods.

Explore our telehealth solutions for schools and learn how they can benefit your students at InCare K12 Health and Wellness.

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