CFHI – School-Based Nurse Practitioner Program

School-Based Nurse Practitioner Program

Nurse Practitioners provide primary health care services at the school for children in Pre-K to high school. Services may include diagnosis and treatment of common childhood health issues, medication prescriptions, health screenings, and management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes. Nurse Practitioners also provide health education and referrals to community resources to meet the students’ needs.


    The following school districts currently have Nurse Practitioners: Asbury Park, Keansburg, Freehold Borough, Red Bank Borough, Keyport (K-8), Eatontown and Toms River (Walnut Street School & South Toms River).

    Please contact VNA for information and hours in each school


    All students attending the schools in the districts above are eligible

    Insurance/income Requirements



    No cost to the student; Medicaid is billed for health visits, if applicable.




    The Children and Family Health Institute (CFHI) is a charitable, nonprofit program of VNA Health Group. Contributions from individuals, foundations and corporations provide funding to help ensure the sustainability and growth of the CFHI. A variety of giving opportunities are available including permanent naming opportunities, endowments, special events, planned gifts as well as grants to support innovation and research.

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