• Nurse's Duties

     

    Please remember: Any serious ailments or injuries should be attended by your regular physician.

     

    A School Nurse duties include:

    • Making sure that all PA state mandated guidelines are followed
    • Confirming all students have proper immunizations
    • Checking records for all students to have periodic physical and dental exams
    • Screening all students for height, weight, BMI, vision and hearing
    • Providing basic first aid
    • Communicating with parents if a student is ill or seriously injured
    • Keeping all CLSD students HEALTHY!

    A School Nurse cannot:

    • Diagnose or treat illnesses or injuries – other than basic first aid for incidents that occur during school hours
    • Keep stocked medications – other than those for which the school physician has given orders and parents have given written permission for their student to take.
    • Replace good medical care from a family heath care provider