TechBoston School-based Health Center Staff and Programs
Jane Tuitt, Nurse Practitioner
Jane provides medical services to registered Health Center members, including physical exams/sports physicals, assessment and treatment of illness, asthma treatment/management, injury care, and health assessments and prevention counseling. Jane looks forward to working with Dorchester’s student support team. Jane is also on staff at Codman Square Health Center where she sees patients in Adolescent clinic every Wednesday and Friday afternoon after school hours.
Ruth Allukian, School Nurse
Ruth sees students who are feeling ill or have other health needs. She can provide over-the-counter medication (with parental permission) and other medication with a doctor’s written orders. Ruth also manages and updates students’ health records (physical exam, allergy, health issues) and required school health records.
Marilyn Talor, Dental Assistant
Marilyn is at the Dorchester Education Complex every Thursday from 9am-12pm. She works with Dr. G and assists him in helping to take care of patients at the high school.
April provides mental health services and stress counseling for students. In this regard, April hopes to be a resource to and supportive part of TechBoston’s behavioral health staff.
Sarita Richards, Registration and Appointments
Sarita registers new Health Center members and manages appointments, schedules, and the Health Center office. She also refers uninsured students who need help getting health insurance to the proper resources.