BMS@Jefferson School Based Health Center

BMS@Jefferson School Based Health Center (SBHC), opened in October 2002 in the Thomas Jefferson

Campus. We provide medical care, counselling, and health education and access to other health services across our practices – at no cost to the students or the parent. We serve a combined 1,200+ students within the five individual academies (World Academy for Total Community HealthFDNY High SchoolPerforming Arts High SchoolHigh School for Civil Rights and YABC) that are housed on the Campus. 

HOW TO ENROLL:  

  • Be enrolled in one of the Thomas Jefferson Campus schools  

  • Complete a Parental Consent Form (Please click on link below for all required documents)  

  • Provide a copy of your child's immunization records  

  • Return the consent form to room 148 or your child schools main office  

  • Once your child is registered to the BMS SBHC they will be able to sign up for the patient portal (link below) to be able to access their medical records, make appointments and much more!  

 

CLINICAL

  • Physical Health Exams for School, Sports, and Working Papers 

  • Reproductive Health (I.e. Plan B, Pregnancy Test, Birth Control and HIV/STI Testing)  

  • Preventative Immunizations 

  • Vision and Hearing Screening 

  • First Aid 

  • Acute Care 

  • Emergency Medications 

  • Management Of Chronic Conditions such as Asthma, Diabetes, Laboratory Services 

  • Nutrition Education and Weight Management Programs 

NON-CLINICAL SERVICES: 

  • Self-Care Health Education 

  • Nutrition Education 

  • Mental/Emotional Health 

  • Condom Distribution 

  • Violence Intervention 

  • SBHC Athletic Center 

  • Baby Think It Over Program  

NEW!!! TEMPORARY LOCATION

650 Ashford Street

BROOKLYN, NY 11207 

718-345-5000

 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

MON-FRI: 8AM – 4PM 

INSTAGRAM: bmsjeffersoncampus

BMS@JEFFERSON 

400 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE 
BROOKLYN, NY 11207 
718-688-7900 EXT: 1484/1242/1241 

 

HOURS OF OPERATION:

MON-FRI: 8AM – 2:20PM 

CONTACT:

BMS@Jefferson Program Manager

Rosemary Polanco

rpolanco@bmsfhc.org

 

CLINICAL LEAD:

NP DAMIS

mmoise@bmsfhc.org

Adolescent Health

BMS is a Federal Tort Claims Act approved facility.

BMS has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) status and is granted medical malpractice liability protection through the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). Under the Act, the BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers and its covered individuals are considered Federal employees and are immune from lawsuits, with the Federal government acting as the primary insurer. 

© BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers. 

Sliding Fee Scale availability based on family size and income.  No patients are denied services due to insurance or immigration status or inability to pay

After closing hours for all medical emergencies, please call 911 or go to the closest emergency room. To reach the covering doctor, please call  (718) 345-5000 to reach the answering services and instructions to reach the physician on call.

718-345-5000