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Health Center

Welcome to the DMS Health Room!  Our caring staff consists of Melissa Owens (nurse practitioner), Brandi Okamoto (school health assistant) and Kaiulani Graves-Borden (medical assistant) who are always ready to provide students with assistance.
Read about our fantastic School Health Nurse, Ms. Melissa Owens, and how she is taking part in this new collaborative opportunity!
Nurse Melissa will be working on several activities to promote wellness this school year including hearing screenings, vision screenings, and body mass index screenings. If you do not want your child to participate, please call 305-5341 to opt out.
What is Hawai’i Keiki?
This Healthy and Ready to Learn program offers school based health services by a Nurse Practitioner made possible through a collaborative partnership between University of Hawai’i-Mānoa Nursing and the Hawai’i State Department of Education. The Hawai’i Keiki Nurse works alongside the SHA. Students who do not have health insurance are still able to receive care from a Hawai’i Keiki Nurse. Parental permission (consent) is required for a child to receive health services from the Nurse Practitioner.
Download and read more about this proactive program.