Citations with the tag: SCHOOL nursing
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- Qld schools to get new nurses.
// Australian Nursing Journal; Sep98, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p8
Reports that schools in Queensland, Australia will receive an additional 100 nurses. How the Queensland Nurses' Union reacted to the news; Comments from Wendy Edmond, labor minister of health in Queenlands; Responsibilities of the school nurses; How the positioning of the nurses will be phased.
- Meet the school nurse.
// Current Health 1; Sep95 Supplement, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p18
Describes the duties of a school nurse. Daily routine; Importance of the school nurse on the health conditions of students; Other duties.
- School nurse emergency.
Boodman, Sandra // Redbook; Feb95, Vol. 184 Issue 4, p80
Discusses various aspects of school nursing in the United States. Number of school nurses; Responsibilities; Assistance in life-threatening situations; Impact of the shortage in the number of school nurses. INSET: A lifesaving `gut'..
- School nursing commissioning concerns.
Boodman, Sandra // Community Practitioner; Feb2011, Vol. 84 Issue 2, p4
The article reports on the concern raised by Unite/Community Practitioners' & Health Visitors' Association (CPHVA) regarding the National Health Service's (NHS) proposed Health and Social Care bill in Great Britain. It outlines the provisions of the health care reform bill, which was released...
- Importance of school nurses' role promoted by government initiative.
Walker, Christine // Nursing Children & Young People; Oct2012, Vol. 24 Issue 8, p7
The article discusses the advantages offered by information packs published by the Department of Health (DH) in Great Britain to promote the school nursing service. The packs are meant to promote the role of the school nurse by encouraging parents and young people to get to know their school...
- Wales now points the way forward.
Godson, Ros // Community Practitioner; May2011, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p3
The author reflects on the importance of the availability of school nurses on every schools. She mentions the statement of World Health Organizations that conditions and behavior of youth such as tobacco use and unprotected sex contributes in premature death and burden of diseases. She states...
- Unite/CPHVA school nurse strategy.
Godson, Ros // Community Practitioner; May2011, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p6
The article reports on the call of Unite/Community Practitioners and Health Visitors Association (CPHVA) on every school nurses and staff to engage in the development of school nursing strategy which seeks to improve the career, fix school nursing in the context of public health and emphasis on...
- Welsh school nurse efforts to continue.
Godson, Ros // Community Practitioner; May2011, Vol. 84 Issue 5, p6
The article offers information on the initiative of Welsh Assembly Government (WAG) to provide every secondary schools with school nurses which could increase the specialist community public health nurse (SCPHN) population.
- Book review: School nurse survival guide.
Godson, Ros // Community Practitioner; Nov2012, Vol. 85 Issue 11, p12
The article reviews the book "School Nurse Survival Guide," edited by Jane Wright.
- What is happening in the rest of the UK.
Godson, Ros // Nursing Children & Young People; Jun2013, Vol. 25 Issue 5, p7
The article offers world news briefs as of June 2013 on topics including efforts to improve school nurses having the most pupils per post in Ireland, development of a family nursing service rather than a standalone school service in Scotland, and Wales trying to provide one school nurse per school.
- Need for 'massive increase' in school nurses raised during select committee session.
Liversedge, Hannah // British Journal of School Nursing; Jul2011, Vol. 6 Issue 6, p266
Information on several topics discussed at an education committee evidence session on June 22, 2011 on the importance of school nursing services in Great Britian is presented. Topics include the health visiting and school readiness, and the importance of communication between health visitors and...
- Update on the school Nursing Development Programme.
White, Sharon // British Journal of School Nursing; Sep2011, Vol. 6 Issue 7, p358
The article discusses the updates on the School and Public Health Nurses Association (SAPHNA). It states with the help of Wendy Nicholson, Department of Health's (DH) School Nursing (SN) leader, key links have been made with the Health Visitor (HV) Implementation Plan. It mentions that a draft...
- More nurses aid student learning.
White, Sharon // AHA News; 2/10/2003, Vol. 39 Issue 3, p13
Presents information on a new school-nursing program by Rockingham County Memorial Hospital and county schools in Virginia, as of February 2003. Background on the number of school nurses in the county; Impact of the program; Details of the community outreach activities of the hospital;...
- Your personal health.
White, Sharon // Current Health 1; Sep95, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p2
Presents a guide to classroom discussion and activities on personal health and duties of a school nurse. Review/discussion questions.
- Health Care Down The Hall.
Matthews, Meredith // Current Health 1; Sep2009, Vol. 33 Issue 1, p27
The article discusses options to help keep students healthy including the availability of school nurses.
- Infrastructure to Support Academic Nursing Practice.
Swan, Beth Ann // Nursing Economic$; Mar/Apr2001, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p68
Focuses on infrastructure requirements for academic nursing practice in the United States. Components essential for academic nursing practice; Establishment of Penn Nursing Network (PNN) infrastructure; Strategies to provide necessary infrastructure.
- CHANGES IN SCHOOL NURSING HAVE TO COME FROM THE TOP.
Norman, Amanda // Nursing Standard; 4/8/2009, Vol. 23 Issue 31, p33
A letter to the editor is presented regarding an article about funding for school nurses in Great Britain, published in the March 18, 2009 issue.
- OVERSTRETCHED SCHOOL NURSES ARE TOO BUSY TO ADVISE ON DIET.
Henson, Jamie // Nursing Standard; 4/7/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 31, p33
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- NAMED SCHOOL NURSES PLEDGE.
Henson, Jamie // Nursing Standard; 6/2/2010, Vol. 24 Issue 39, p8
The author reports that the Welsh assembly government has announced that all secondary schools will have a school nurse by May 2011.
- MANAGERS' DUTY TO MONITOR DELIVERY OF HEALTH EDUCATION.
Norman, Amanda // Nursing Standard; 3/30/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 30, p33
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article in the March 23, 2011 issue that was concerned with school nurses.
- Worcester public school RNs meet with school committee members.
Norman, Amanda // Massachusetts Nurse Advocate; Jun2010, Vol. 81 Issue 5, p8
The article reports on the success of the meeting of the Worcester public school nurses with the Worcester School Committee.
- A packed-lunch project.
Sims, Helen; Michie, Jane // Primary Health Care; Nov2002, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p37
Focuses on a project plan which can be implemented by school nurses to improve the quality of packed lunches children take to school. Rationale for the project; Need to inform parents of the project; Need for parents to complete a questionnaire on healthy eating in children; Topics that must be...
- Nurses go back to school.
Sims, Helen; Michie, Jane // Modern Healthcare; 12/4/95, Vol. 25 Issue 49, p72
Reports on the program of nurses at Northern Arizona Healthcare's Flagstaff Medical Center to volunteer their services to schools in the district. Shortage of school nurses due to state budget problems; Winner of the Marriott Service Excellence Award in the Values Integration category; Services...
- School nurses receive tinea capitis education.
Sims, Helen; Michie, Jane // Dermatology Times; Nov96, Vol. 17 Issue 11, p20
Reports that school nurses were given a special education supplement from the `Journal of School Nursing' regarding the management and identification of tinea capitis and other fungal scalp infections. Incidence in children under 10 years old; Signs and symptoms; Mode of transmission; Contact...
- School nurses are being forgotten in the rush to recruit health visitors.
Norman, Amanda // Nursing Standard; 7/27/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 47, p32
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article on school nurses in the July 6, 2011 issue.
- THE SCHOOL NURSE ROLE IS TO BE AN ADVOCATE FOR THE CHILD.
Norman, Amanda // Nursing Standard; 9/28/2011, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p33
A letter to the editor is presented in response to an article in the September 7, 2011 issue that was concerned with school nursing.
- SCHOOL NURSE FATHER IS A SHINING EXAMPLE TO US ALL.
Carbone, Kathleen // Nursing Standard; 10/20/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 7, p33
A letter to the editor is presented in response to a letter to the editor which was published in the October 6, 2010 issue and was concerned with school nursing.
- School nurses issue standards for practice.
Portner, Jessica // Education Week; 8/4/93, Vol. 12 Issue 40, p19
Details the set of standards issued by the National Association of School Nurses for its members. `School Nursing Practice: Roles and Standards'; Addresses working conditions of school nurses; Preparation for health-care reform; Ten standards outlined.
- An RN Asks Colleagues For Support Of School Nurses.
Willis, Stephanie // RN; Sep2002, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p10
Focuses on the threat to the position of school nurse in Gary, Indiana. Need for a national campaign to retain nurse in every school; Promotion of holistic care by the school nurse.
- Pupils think school nurses should raise their profile.
Willis, Stephanie // Nursing Children & Young People; Dec2011, Vol. 23 Issue 10, p5
The article focuses on an online survey organised by the British Department of Health and the British Youth Council which found that there is a need for school nurses to publicise their services to children more and to be available out of hours.
- School nurse very disappointed and frustrated.
Roberts, Katrina // Lamp; 2010, Vol. 67 Issue 6, p7
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with school nurses.
- Health visiting title is safe.
Roberts, Katrina // Primary Health Care; Dec2002/Jan2003, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p7
Reports the assurance of the president of The Nursing and Midwifery Council on the safety of health visiting title in Bournemouth, England. Proposition of changes to the professional register; Protection of the title for the school nurse; Accounts on the three parts of the register.
- Scottish Executive involves school nurses in health promotion drive.
Roberts, Katrina // Primary Health Care; Apr2003, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p7
Reports on the involvement of school nurses in health promotion drive in Scotland. Areas included in the drive; Support of the nurses for children with chronic conditions.
- School nurses need more mental health training.
Roberts, Katrina // Primary Health Care; Nov2010, Vol. 20 Issue 9, p13
The article reports on a survey which shows that mental health problems affect almost 12 percent of teenagers in Great Britain, with less than one-third of those affected getting help from special services, published in the "Journal of Advanced Nursing."
- School nurse in every Welsh high school.
Roberts, Katrina // Independent Nurse; 4/4/2011, p9
The article discusses the Welsh Assembly Government's commitment to provide every high school with its own school nurse by the end of April 2011.
- Benefits of school nurses.
Tonkin, Alana // Lamp; 2008, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p4
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with school nurses.
- GOVERNMENT SHOULD HONOUR ITS PLEDGE ON SCHOOL NURSES.
Adams, Cheryll // Nursing Standard; 5/7/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 35, p33
A letter to the editor regarding the British government's promise to add school nurses in order to keep down teenage pregnancy rates is presented.
- A Voice for Children--The 27th Annual Conference of the National Association of School Nurses.
Adams, Cheryll // American Journal of Public Health; Jun95, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p853
The article presents information on the 27th Annual Conference of National Association of School Nurses to be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico from June 28 to July 1, 1995.
VIADERO, DEBRA // Education Week; 10/19/2011, Vol. 31 Issue 8, p4
The article discusses "Does Contact by a Family Nurse Practitioner Decrease School Absence?," a study published in the October 2011 issue of "The Journal of School Nursing" regarding the impact of school nurses contacting students at home on student absenteeism.
- IOWAN APOLOGY.
VIADERO, DEBRA // NEA Today; Sep2003, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p7
Presents a letter to the editor about the importance of school nurses.
- MY DAD IS A SCHOOL NURSE, AND IN MY EYES HE IS A HERO.
Watson, Elizabeth // Nursing Standard; 10/13/2010, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p33
A letter to the editor is presented which is concerned with a school nurse.
- Independent Nurse: Welsh health boards get school nurse cash.
Watson, Elizabeth // GP: General Practitioner; 6/11/2010, p8
The article reports that the government of Wales has announced that country's health boards will receive additional funding for 12 months to enable them to employ more school nurses.
- Are we really the enemy?
Voogd, Caroline // British Journal of School Nursing; Feb2012, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p5
An introduction is presented in which the editor discusses two reports within the issue including the speech announcing the Children's and People's Forum and the position of the Royal College of General Practitioners (RCGP) on the Health and Social Care Bill.
- HERRMANN RECEIVES WALL-FULL OF THANKS.
Voogd, Caroline // Free Press (Buda, TX); 6/4/2008, Vol. 105 Issue 9, p6C
A photograph of appreciation letters from school nurses across Hays Consolidated Independent School District in Hays, Texas given to Karen Herrmann of Wallace Middle School during Nurse's Day in May, 2008 is presented.
- Survey shows that 17 per cent of teens trust school nurses.
Voogd, Caroline // Primary Health Care; May2012, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p4
The article discusses the results of an online survey by the National Children's Bureau (NCB) in Great Britain, which found that almost one in five teenagers would talk to a school nurse if they were worried about their health.
- School nursing contacts.
Caulfied, Dee // Primary Health Care; Jun2005, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p18
Presents a letter to the editor from an on site health professional school nurse in England looking for other nurses in similar capacity.
Henton, Sarah; Davey, Kathleen // Community Practitioner; Mar2011, Vol. 84 Issue 3, p48
Two letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues, one on health visitor prescription and issuing Levonelle in schools.
- New Chair of School Nurse Forum.
Baptiste, Lucretia // Community Practitioner; Feb2012, Vol. 85 Issue 2, p10
The article offers the author's perspective regarding her excitement and challenges being the chairman of the Unite/Community Practitioners' and Health Visitors' Association (CPHVA) School Nurses Forum.
Baptiste, Lucretia // Nursery World; 2/18/2010, Vol. 110 Issue 4207, p13
The article presents views of individuals on job qualifications and elevating the profile of nursery nurses.
- Health visitors come under local authority control in reforms.
Baptiste, Lucretia // Nursery World; 7/26/2011, Vol. 111 Issue 4274, p13
The article reports that under new plans of the British government, local authorities will have the authority to commission health visitors and school nurses.