School Based Nursing Program




The Petoskey School Based Nursing Program is a collaboration between Public Schools of Petoskey and the Health Department of Northwest Michigan to provide health and wellness services to Petoskey Elementary Buildings. With Parent/Guardian permission via signed consent form, our nurse can provide health and wellness services to students at our elementary locations.

Services provided by our school nurse include Nursing Assessment and Care, Minor Injury Treatment, Limited OTC Medication Administration if on site, Coordination of Care Assistance, Immunization Assessment, Referrals to establish Primary or Oral Care if needed, as well as Health and Wellness Education as appropriate.

Parent/Guardian Consent for Treatment

For parents/guardians to complete. This paperwork needs to be completed before we can see your child.

Consent to School Health Services
School Health Services Student Update

HIPPA / Rights and Responsibility Information

Notice of Privacy Practices

Chelsey Kimball, RN
School Based Nursing Program

Phone: 231-675-0415

Chelsey Kimball, RN is the Petoskey Elementary School Nurse for the School Based Nursing Program. She will be present at Central and Ottawa Elementary on a regular basis while providing consultation services to Lincoln and Sheridan Elementary. She graduated from Petoskey Schools in 2010, obtained her Associate Degree of Nursing from North Central Michigan College in 2020, and is currently enrolled to obtaining her Bachelor Degree of Nursing at Western Governor’s University.

Hours of Operation

Central Elementary
410 State Street Petoskey MI 49770

Monday: 7:30am – 4:00pm
Wednesday: 7:30am – 4:00pm
Friday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

Ottawa Elementary
871 Kalamazoo Avenue Petoskey MI 49770

Tuesday: 7:30am – 4:00pm
Thursday: 7:30am – 4:00pm

*Hours and Location subject to change during Building Closures, School Breaks, Professional Development, and Education Presentation Dates.