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Thomas Edison School Based Clinic

The Edison School Based Clinic is open and providing services to students both in-person and virtually. If you have a question or need to be seen, text your name and question or reason for appointment to 612-599-5311. To learn more about the services offered, visit the Edison School Based Clinic Website!

In addition to the school nurse, Thomas Edison has a school based clinic staffed by professionals from the Minneapolis Department of Health and Family Support. Students may use the clinic for physical examinations, immunizations, acute or chronic illness, information about sexually transmitted diseases including HIV, legal advice, nutrition and weight counseling, pregnancy prevention and diagnosis, or any other medical concern. Social work services are available for personal or family problems and for resource information. Written parent permission is necessary for students, except when there is a confidential issue, to use the clinic. Staff referrals are welcomed.

Services are available at NO COST to students.

Clinic Consent Form:
Students must have a clinic consent form on file at the clinic. If you do not, please print one out from the Form section. Minnesota law requires a parent or guardian signature for all students under 18 years old. Exceptions include:

  • Minors living independently
  • Services related to pregnancy
  • Pregnancy prevention
  • Sexually transmitted disease
  • Alcohol or other chemical abuse
  • Medical/mental health emergencies

During school closure, the clinic will offer limited services through tele-medicine (video calls). If you have questions or would like to schedule an appointment, text or call 612-599-5311.