The Maryland Assembly on School Based Health Care (MASBHC) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that promotes school-based health care as a means to advance the belief that all Maryland children and youth have a basic fundamental right to access and receive comprehensive, quality health care.
School-based health care represents an essential strategy toward improving the lives of Maryland’s children and their families and optimizing their ability to become contributing members of society. School-based health care addresses the unique needs of children and youth and increases access to medical, mental, dental and/or other health related services.
All students in Maryland and their families will have access to health services and wellness activities that foster readiness to learn, allowing all students to achieve their full potential.
MASBHC is committed to advocacy, facilitating professional learning, providing technical assistance, and ensuring quality school-based health care in Maryland.