Providing Health Care to Children at School-Based Clinics


Health Establishments at Local Schools

HEALS, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization in Huntsville, Alabama dedicated to providing accessible quality, school-based primary health care for children through collaborative efforts with the Huntsville City/Madison County school systems and the medical community.

By providing on-site medical, dental and optometry care, mental health counseling, and social services at our participating schools, HEALS, Inc. makes an immediate difference in the lives of many children.

The HEALS Mission
It is our mission to keep children healthy and optimize their opportunities for success in school and society.

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Recent Posts

18,000 tiny teeth!

REQUEST: We have an upcoming dental screening at our largest site-school clinic at Madison Cross Roads Elementary School. If 900 students are seen, with an average of 20 teeth each, HEALS, Inc. dentists and hygienists will potentially put their eyes on 18,000+ teeth in ONE DAY! We would love to send each child home with […]

Contract Physician needed!

This is a contract position to provide primary medical care to children enrolled in HEALS care. Functions: Provides direct medical care, on a rotating basis, at the HEALS school-based medical clinics. Provides 4 hours of direct services at least one day per week. Serves as on-call physician on a rotating basis with the other HEALS […]

Announcing selection of new Executive Director

The HEALS Board of Directors has selected Pranteek “Teek” Patnaik as the new Executive Director to take office on April 3, 2017.  He will be the successor to Connie Carnes, who is retiring from the position after 8 years of service. Teek Patnaik has served as a project manager for Huntsville Hospital Health System since […]


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