HEALTH SERVICES

 
General Information
Description of ProgramProvides assistance to Child Care Providers by helping them develop their Health Care Plans that describe how they will meet the requirements and standards set by New York State with regards to health policies and medication. After preparation of the Health Care Plan, a site visit is made to ensure compliance with the plan and to verify administration in their program.

Health Services is presently made up of two Registered Nurses (RNs) who are Health Care Consultants. Both are trained as Medication Administration Training (MAT) instructors and provide the 8 hour required program at Child Care Council of Nassau.

The department actively develops, prepares and presents educational programs for child care providers, both at the Child Care Council of Nassau and at individual programs. The Health Care Consultants field many technical assistance phone calls and act as a source of information and guidance in caring for the health needs of all children in child care. MAT courses offered.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaNassau
Public TransportationAccessible by public transportation
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair accessible
 
Client Information
EligibilityChild Care Providers, primarily located in Nassau County.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed fee.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationHours vary
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameChristine Mace
Contact's PositionRN, Director of Health Services/Health Care Consultant
Physical Site Address 199 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 201
Physical Site City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Mailing Address 199 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd., Suite 201
Mailing City, State, ZipGarden City, NY 11530
Main Phone(516)358-9250 ext. 36
Program Emailcmace@childcarenassau.org
Web Addresswww.childcarenassau.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb18
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
CHILD CARE COUNCIL OF NASSAU, INC.
This Program: HEALTH SERVICES
Affiliated Services: HEALTH SERVICES