Important Back to School Activities for School Nurses Plus FREE Consultations

Three Empowering Back to School Tips for School Nurses

NASN Radio Show Sponsered by School Health

As we start the new school year, School Health asked NASN President Beth Mattey to share the three most important things school nurses should think about as we head back to school.

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Back to School Checklist for School Nurses:



Back to School Checklist for School NursesVision & Hearing Screening




Vital Stats

Chronic Conditions

First Aid

Pharmacy

Infection Control

Emergency Response

  • Check your AED's pads for expiration and its battery capacity
  • Refill or replace your Oxygen tanks
  • Certify personnel in CPR/AED and First-Aid by calling School Health at 866-323-5465 to schedule certified training.
  • Conduct a safety assessment. Do you need to add or replace an evacuation chair or AED to your building?

Books and Educational Aids

Paper Products

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FREE Consultations Available for Your Back-to-School Health Initiatives:

  • Implementing an electronic medical recordkeeping system
  • Implementing or expanding your AED program
  • Evaluating current vision and hearing screening equipment and identifying newer technologies that can screen your population more accurately and/or more efficiently
  • Improving your school's emergency go-kits and general emergency readiness
  • Train staff on recognizing the signs and symptoms of diabetes
  • Nutrition education classes for staff and students
  • Create a health bulletin board and plan to update it monthly

School Health can help ensure this year's health initiatives are a success.

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Top Books to Have in Your Health Office:



School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text, 2nd Edition

School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text, 2nd Edition


The only text endorsed by the National Association of School Nurses (NASN) and winner of an AJN Book-of-the-Year Award.


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Assessment of the School-Age Child and Adolescent, 2nd Edition

Assessment of the School-Age Child and Adolescent, 2nd Edition


Well child assessment and screening techniques in one volume!


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Managing Diabetes at School: Tools for the School Nurse Book and Record Forms

Managing Diabetes at School: Tools for the School Nurse Book and Record Forms


Provides school nurses and other diabetes-trained health care professionals with sample IHPs as well as tools and resources needed for assessment, planning and implementing the IHP.


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