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The Relentless School Nurse: The Power of Nurse’s Voices

  In the summer of 2019, I was privileged to teach another cohort of Rutgers-Camden School Nurse Certificate students. That same summer I spoke at The Future of Nursing 2020-2030 Townhall in Philadelphia, and they came to support me. At the end of the formal presentations, audience members were invited to speak about their vision… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: The Power of Nurse’s Voices

School Nursing

The Relentless School Nurse: Groundhog Day

  The summer of 2021 is eerily like the summer of 2020 when it comes to determining what school will look like in the fall. Groundhog Day comes to mind. Remember that iconic movie where Bill Murray was stuck in a loop of repeating the same day over and over again? Well, here we are,… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Groundhog Day

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The Relentless School Nurse: Counting on Healthcare Professionals to ADD YOUR NAME

The public health response to gun violence prevention is gaining traction. Violence acts much like a virus, guns make the virus lethal. Violence intervention programs work at the community level to prevent further spread of the virus of violence. Let's demand Congress to take action and save lives The following letter is a collective rallying… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: Counting on Healthcare Professionals to ADD YOUR NAME

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The Relentless School Nurse: NEUSHA Summer Academy 2021 – It Only Took A Pandemic

Northeastern School Health Academy (NEUSHA) has curated another exciting Summer Academy for 2021. The topics are timely and the speakers are ready to share the most cutting edge information for our most consequential year in school nursing. I am honored to be one of the speakers this summer and am in great company! My presentation… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: NEUSHA Summer Academy 2021 – It Only Took A Pandemic

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The Relentless School Nurse: NASN is Calling All School Nurses to “Claim Your School”

  There are more than 95,000 school nurses across the country. The National Association of School Nurses (NASN) has a campaign to "Claim Your School." Let's turn this map yellow and ecourage all school nurses to participate in this important initiative.   The following information was retrieved directly from https://www.nasn.org/nasn/advocacy/claim-your-school   Background Only 39.3% of… Continue reading The Relentless School Nurse: NASN is Calling All School Nurses to “Claim Your School”