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School Health

Wayne UNC Health Care is committed to the health and wellness of school children throughout our area, providing vital support to Wayne County Public Schools and local families through our School Nurse Program and Wayne Initiative for School Health (WISH).

School Nurse Program

Count on certified school health nurses employed by Wayne UNC Health Care to protect and care for your school-age children. Wayne UNC School Health Nurses provide care for over 18,000 students while they attend Wayne County Public Schools.


A partnership of Wayne UNC Health Care, Wayne County Public Schools, local city and county government and community organizations, Wayne Initiative for School Health (WISH) provides comprehensive health care services to middle and high school students in six local schools.

Find a Pediatrician

For care after school hours, find a pediatrician at Wayne UNC Health Care.

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