ERIC Number: ED433307
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1998-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
School Nursing and Health Services: A Resource and Planning Guide. Bulletin No. 8328.
This document provides basic information to help school districts, health personnel serving schools, and community partners work together to design and provide safe, effective school health systems. The 12 chapters include: (1) "School Nursing and Today's Community"; (2) "School Nursing: Profession and Practice"; (3) "Health Literacy"; (4) "Communicable Disease Control and Immunization; (5) "Medication Administration"; (6) "Child Protection"; (7) "Health Appraisals"; (8) "Illness and Injury Care"; (9) "Emergency Services"; (10) "Children with Special Health-Care Needs"; (11) "Administrative Issues"; and (12) "National, Regional, and State Resources." Each chapter includes an introduction, a discussion of legal considerations, information on the school nurse's role, and references. There are 53 appendixes with technical information for school nurses. (SM)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Child Health, Child Welfare, Communicable Diseases, Comprehensive School Health Education, Elementary Secondary Education, Health Promotion, Immunization Programs, Injuries, Legal Responsibility, Needs Assessment, Program Development, School Health Services, School Nurses, Special Needs Students, Students
Publication Sales, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Drawer 179, Milwaukee, WI 53293-0179; Tel: 800-243-8782 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.