CREDENTIALED SCHOOL REGISTERED NURSES
LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE
In addition, this year WUSD has added 10 temporary medical staff to help support our medical, administrative and office staff during the pandemic. We have hired a mix of Registered Nurses, Licensed Vocational Nurses, Certified Nurse Aids and Medical Assistants.
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 communicate to district employees
Vision: Grades K, 2, 5, 8
Hearing: Grades K, 2, 5, 8, 10
Scoliosis: Grades 7 (girls), 8 (boys)
In-service for non-licensed employees who administer medication or provide first aid
Health education topics: nutrition, medical emergencies
Supervision of Health Assistants
Employee Health – Tuberculosis Screening
Ensure Public Health – infectious, contagious or communicable diseases
Assist in district and site COVID response and planning
Working with families during COVID-based quarantine: intake, quarantine protocols, return to campus protocols.
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