School Nursing and Health Services

School Nurses Care

Your School Nurse in Action
Your registered school nurse is a leader in the school community to oversee school health policies and programs. In addition to daily health assessments, supportive care and provider referrals; your school nurse and/or supporting nursing staff provide the following:

  • Hearing and Vision Screens
  • Immunization clinics
  • Classes on hand hygiene, dental health, and reproductive health (grade and school dependent)
  • Coordination of 504 Accommodation Plans as needed
  • Development of Individual Healthcare Plans as needed
  • Guidance on school safety policies
  • Management of chronic medical conditions