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Health Services

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The Health Services Department is comprised of a team of dedicated and caring individuals. At school sites you will find credentialed school nurses and health assistants ready to address student health needs. Please contact Health Services or your school to speak with the school nurse.     

Our Mission

  • To pursue all avenues that will lead to each pupil’s attainment of optimum health and learning.
  • To eliminate barriers to student learning and success.
  • To provide services to maintain, improve, and promote good health for each pupil for his or her academic achievement.
  • To collaborate with parents, school programs, and community resources to support life long optimal health. 

Novel coronavirus (covid-19) Resource Information

The Orange County Health Care Agency has information lines about COVID-19 (800) 562-8448 

There are also community resources for mental health or concerns related to social isolation, anxiety, worry or fear

  • 1(855) OC-LINKS (855-625-4657) 8 am to 5 pm to chat with a  trained clinical navigator
  • 1(877) 910-WARM (877-910-9276) NAMI Warmline for non-crisis Support Monday-Friday 9 am to 3 am, Saturday and Sunday 10 am to 3 am

For assistance with community resources, call 2-1-1 to speak with a  2-1-1 OC representative.

Contact Us

Merry Grasska
Health Services Coordinator

mgrasska@nmusd.us

Diana Read              Administrative Assistant
dread@nmusd.us
 

Mary Vera                                          Office Assistant III                            mvera@nmusd.us

BESST CENTER
2045 Meyer Place, Unit A
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
949-515-6730 Phone
949-515-6727 Fax