Admin

School Nurse

Jacqueline M. Deaton, R.N.

Phone:  (281) 209-8200
FAX:  (281) 209-8220
Email:  jmdeaton@aldineisd.org
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SCHOOL NURSE DEFINITION
The National Association of School Nurses defines school nursing as:  A specialized practice of professional nursing that advances the well-being, academic success, and lifelong achievement of students.  To that end, school nurses facilitate positive student responses to normal development; promote health and safety; intervene with actual and potential health problems; provides case management services; and actively collaborate with others to build student and family capacity of adaptation, self-management, self-advocacy, and learning.



RELATED HEALTH LINKS
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
     www.cdc.gov

Texas Department of State Health Services
    www.dshs.tex.gov

Harris County Public Health
    www.publichealth.harriscountytx.gov