Casady School School Nurse and Health Services Coordinator
The School Nurse and Health Services Coordinator is central to promoting, improving, and maintaining the health status of students and staff. He or she serves as a resource person in matters of health education, health promotion and school health policies and is an integral part of the School’s Wellness team. In addition to providing health services to the student during the day, the School Nurse and Health Services Coordinator works closely with other School personnel to further the wellbeing of Casady School.
Works closely with School staff to coordinate:
Maintenance, monitoring, and acquisition of student health records and immunization.
Implement any processes necessary to provide health care to students and staff.
Any health screening programs.
Proper administration of medication.
Responsible for all state and federal reporting.
Coordinates and administers emergency care for injury or sudden illness.
Promotes and consults on sanitary conditions within the School.
Develops Individualized Health Care Plans, including medication tracking and dispensing, and, when needed, Emergency Care Plans for students with specialized medical concerns during the school day.
Develops and maintains health records in accordance with Federal and State Laws, and School Policies.
Serve to promote and create programming for students overall physical wellbeing as a valued member of the Wellness team.