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33rd Annual School Nurse Orientation

The Lodge
4355 State Street
Skaneateles Falls, NY 13153

Monday, August 7, 2023 at 8:00am ET - Wednesday, August 9, 2023 at 4:00pm ET
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4355 State Street, Skaneateles Falls, NY 13153


Credits Offered

This event offers 17.25 contact hours to attendees.
Accreditation Info: Pennsylvania State Nurses Association.

Additional Information

Program Objectives

Prepare for the specialty practice of school nursing, highlighting the nurse as a member of the educational team.

  • Conference Overview
  • Standards of School Nursing Practice
  • New York State Education Department, Student Support Services
  • Documentation
  • Immunizations

Explore key issues in developing an effective school health services program.

  • Physical Examinations
  • Medication Administration
  • Legal Issues
  • Concussion Management

Heighten awareness of common illnesses and chronic diseases seen in the school health office. Understand federal and state mandates related to students with special needs.

  • Communicable Disease
  • Abdominal Assessment
  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • Anaphylaxis

Understand state-mandated health screening programs, including specific screening procedures.

  • Vision
  • Hearing
  • Neuro Assessment

Understand appropriate, safe practices for school nurses and school districts. Enhance assessment skills. Manage school health services.

  • Otoscopic Examination
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Management of School Health Services