Temple Elementary Health Services
Mrs. Melissa Town, RN, BSN
Phone - 716-267-3255
Fax - 267-9420
Chautauqua Center offers immunizations, physical exams and dental exams for children and adults that are having trouble with their insurance or have no insurance. They also have advocates to help you get the coverage you need!
Location: 110 E. 4th St. Jamestown, NY 14701
Hours: Monday-Thursday 8am-6pm and Friday 8am-5pm
Immunizations must be up to date within the first 14 days of school or let the nurse know about scheduled appointments if on catch up schedule.
New York State law requires a health examination for all students entering the school district for the first time and when entering Pre-K, K, and 1st grade. The examination must be completed by a New York State licensed physician, physician assistant or nurse practitioner within the past year starting from the first day of school.
- A copy of the health examination must be provided to the school within 30 days from when your child first starts at the school, and when your child starts Pre-K or K, 1st ,3rd , 5th, 7th , 9th & 11th If a copy is not given to the school within 30 days, the school will contact you.
- If your child has an appointment for an exam during this school year that is after the first 30 days of school, please notify the Health Office with the date.
- Communication between private and school health staff is important for safe and effective care at school. Your healthcare provider may not share health information with school health staff without your signed permission. Please talk to your provider about signing their consent form for the school at the time of your child’s appointment for the examination.
Dental Van is available by appiontment and changes locations monthly. To make an appointment call 716-560-5127. They provide exams, cleanings, fillings, and xrays. Ages 2-20. They take Medicaid and Fidelis. If you have no insurance you can get a discounted rate. For other insurance providers you will need to send in paid bill for reimbursement.
We suggest you make copies of the completed forms for your own records before sending them to the school health office. Forms may be faxed to Temple at 267-9420