Healthcare Resources

If you are experiencing a health care emergency use your phone to dial 911.

Listed below are some of the health care resources available to DMPS families and students. This is not a complete list, just a starting point.

DMPS School-Based Health Clinics DMPS houses two school-based health clinics located at Hoover High School and the Kurtz Opportunity Center, along with a dental clinic at Kurtz. These clinics provide health-related services for all students at Des Moines Public Schools. Please see the information on the website for more details, including how to make an appointment.
EveryStep EveryStep Programs include hospice, community health, home care, and care & support for the elderly, expecting mothers, infants and children.
Primary Health Care Based on the needs of the communities they serve, PHC offers a spectrum of medical and dental services including family practice, behavioral health, HIV care and services, and pharmacy.
DMPS Health Screenings DMPS offers limited screenings for height & weight, vision, hearing, and dental wellness. Contact Nurse Amanda for more information about Jefferson’s screenings.