Nursing services promote good physical and mental health as critical to a student’s ability to learn.

  • Develop action plans for students with medical conditions (i.e.,allergies, asthma, diabetes, seizures)
  • Monitor immunization status, oral and physical examination requirements
  • Input data on medical conditions in student file and commicate to district employees
  •  Screening students:
    • Vision: Grades K, 2, 5, 8
    • Hearing: Grades K, 2, 5, 8, 10
    • Scoliosis: Grades 7 (girls), 8 (boys)
  • Training:
    •  In-service for non-licensed employees who administer medication or provide first aid
    • Universal precautions
    • Health education topics: nutrition, medical emergencies
  • Supervision of Health Assistants
  • Employee Health – Tuberculosis Screening
  • Ensure Public Health – infectious, contagious or communicable diseases

Nursing Services North County Consortium

  • Preschool student home visits with School Psychologist and Special Education Teachers
  • Attend Individual Education Meetings for students with medical needs
  • Case management of students with significant medical needs