STUDENT HEALTH SERVICES
An Overview of Student Health Services
School Nurses provide patient care to students and staff, community/public health education and promotion, and health related investigations in order to promote wellness in the school setting. The distinguishing characteristic is to provide direct patient care and education as an independent health care professional in the school setting. Work is performed with considerable independence. Employees work under the general direction of the School Nurse Coordinator, a Medical Director, and serve as Team Members within the Department of Student Support Services.