2020 Fall New School Nurse Orientation
Orientation CONSISTS OF 3 COMPONENTSReal time Interactive Training (will be recorded)
Virtual Office Hours
9:00 AM - 12 noon (both sessions required and will be recorded)
*Monday, December 7, 2020 & *Monday, December 14, 2020
Virtual Office hours: Ask Question/Review Answers
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (optional, will not be recorded)
*Wednesday, December 9, 2020 & *Wednesday, December 16, 2020
Online modules are 24/7 on demand access to extend your learning.
Dr. Stephanie Knutson, Education Consultant
Description: This professional learning opportunity, designed specifically for NEW school nurses to ensure they have the resources, information and tools to be successful in their role!
Topics will include: an overview of legal requirements, standards of practice and competencies for school nurses, supervisory issues, and the school nurse’s role in student achievement, special education, and academic success. Participants will learn state laws and regulations regarding school health; medication regulations; state mandates for immunizations, health assessments, and screenings; documentation in school health services; special education; Section 504; and supporting students during COVID-19. This orientation training will include the following learning opportunities:
Audience: School nurses, school nurse supervisors, directors of special education/pupil services, school medical advisers, and other school staff
Cost: $200.00 per person ($175.00/CNA member)
Questions: 203 238 1207 x 1 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation