iFM Community Medicine partners with schools throughout St. Louis to provide medical services that keep students healthy and focused on school. The Healthy Kids, Better Learners program provides flexible solutions to efficiently meet each school district’s unique needs, whether it’s medical direction or a weekly on-site clinic.
iFM Community Medicine currently works with 12 area school districts, 10 of which have more than half of the student population enrolled in free/reduced lunch programs.
School Based Services
One of our nurse practitioner visits Bayless regularly to address student health needs. iFM Community Medicine also serves as medical director and provides standing orders for this school district.
This school-based clinic serves not only students and staff of Hancock Place School District, but also any residents of the 63125 zip code area. Clinic hours are Monday and Thursday afternoons from 1 – 4 p.m and Wednesdays 9 a.m. -12 p.m. Referrals to mental health services Tuesday. Women's health appointments available on Wednesdays. Patients are seen on a first-come, first-served basis at no out-of-pocket expense. Partially Funded by Mercy South (formerly St. Anthony’s Medical Center).
Our weekly clinic offers physicals and acute care for the children and teens of Jennings School District at no out-of-pocket cost to their families. Dr. Campbell serves as medical director and provides standing orders for the district.
This school prepares incoming immigrant and refugee children and teens for a new life in St. Louis. iFM Community Medicine operates a clinic at the school one day a week, providing physicals, immunizations and acute care at no expense to the families. This St. Louis Public School clinic was supported by the Spirit of St. Louis Women's Fund and featured on their site December 2018. It’s a great article!
Harris-Stowe State University partnered with iFM Community Medicine in 2015 to provide on-site medical care to their students and staff with no “out-of-pocket” charges or fees. iFM's Nurse Practitioner works closely with HSSU team members to provide this free clinic on Thursday afternoons. The clinic is located on the Harris-Stowe campus in the Health Services office.
Beginning 2016, iFM Community Medicine opened a once weekly clinic at North Tech, also servicing Northview and Ackerman to serve Special School District students and staff.
(Pictured above) Ella Montgomery, school nurse at Bryan Hill, and Jennifer Jacklin, volunteer Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with iFM Community Medicine, partner twice a month to address the health needs of the students at Bryan Hill.
bryan hill elementary school (SLPS)
iFM Community Medicine serves as the medical director and provides standing orders for the following school districts.