The health and nursing services provide health programs and services to students and teaching/non-teaching personnel of the City Schools of Manila. Its school health services are intended to minimize health barriers to learning for public school students from the elementary to the secondary level. Aside from basic school health services, it provides comprehensive school health services for the medical needs of its employees in terms of diagnosis, annual medical check-ups and referrals. This department also supports the national health programs by way of dissemination and advocacies. The health and nursing services conducts health seminars for parent awareness and assists the government in providing health information to poverty stricken areas like those included in the 4P’s.