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Welcome to the School Nurse’s web site! Please check often for the latest news on keeping your children healthy and safe. You will find information on School Health policies and be able to access the forms needed for school. You can also find information about many health conditions that may affect your family.

What your school nurse does:
• Provide care to students who become ill while in school
• Provide basic first aid for incidents that occur during school hours
• Administer medication as ordered by a student’s physician
• Communicate with parents
• Manage chronic conditions and develop health plans for students with disabilities
• Handle life-threatening emergency situations
• Screen for conditions that impair learning, such as poor vision or hearing
• Ensure immunization compliance
• Track communicable diseases
• Promote healthy behaviors and educate children about healthy lifestyles
• Respond to student’s physical and emotional concerns
• Connect children with insurance and health care providers
• Prepare for school wide and community emergencies
• KEEP STUDENTS HEALTHY

If at any time you have questions regarding your child’s health,
please feel free to contact me.
Nurse Aguirre and Nurse Zatko
Contact: DAGUIRRE@lindenps.org & SZATKO@lindenps.org