The School of Nursing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center operates several nurse-managed, school-based health clinics in the Metro-Jackson area. These health clinics are located at Brown Elementary School and Johnson Elementary School.
Brown Health Clinic provides an accessible source of primary and episodic health services to all students. Services include comprehensive physical/mental health assessments, vision and hearing screenings, treatments for acute and chronic illness, as well as referrals to appropriate health care when an illness or treatment is out of the scope of practice for the nurse practitioner. In addition to providing monthly faculty and staff educational opportunities, clinic staff members at Brown Health Clinic offer annual health screenings for faculty and staff, including vital signs, height and weight, BMI, vision and hearing screenings and cardiovascular and musculoskeletal screenings.
Brown Elementary School Health Clinic 148 E. Ash St. Jackson, MS 39202(601) 352-6392
Hours of operation
For more than 18 years, the School of Nursing at the University of Mississippi Medical Center has operated the health clinic at Johnson Elementary School. Located in northwest Jackson, the school clinic offers services to over 400 students, as well as faculty and staff. These services include medication prescriptions, laboratory testing, Well-Child screenings, immunizations and referrals to other health-care providers for further services. Additionally, the clinic provides several other vital services, including distribution of food backpacks from Mississippi Food Network and Junior League of Jackson, a clothes and coat closet, hygiene supplies for children and families in need, information regarding puberty, nutritious snacks for children who missed breakfast, follow-up care and a safe, friendly environment where children can act like children.
Johnson Elementary School Health Clinic 1339 Oak Park Dr. Jackson, MS 39213(601) 713-1642
The Lanier High Teen Wellness Clinic opened in 2015 and offers primary and preventive care to over 800 students at Lanier High School. The clinic is staffed by a certified nurse midwife, a family nurse practitioner, a social worker, and patient care assistant. The clinic will be adding a Community Health Educator later this year. Services include comprehensive physical/mental health assessments, vision and hearing screenings, sports physicals, treatments for acute and chronic illness, as well as reproductive health assessment/treatment and prenatal care. When an illness or treatment is beyond of the scope of practice for the nurse practitioner, referrals are made to the appropriate health care provider at UMMC.
Lanier High Teen Wellness Clinic 833 West Maple Street Jackson, MS 39202(601) 960-4015
2500 North State Street
Jackson, MS 39216
General Information: 601-984-1000
Patient Appointments: 888-815-2005