Jennifer Mauch, BSN, RN Supervisor Elementary School/Healthy Futures Durham Schools
(Child Health Assessment and Prevention Program) (919) 560-7836 firstname.lastname@example.org
Citricia Key, BSN, RN, NCSN Middle and High School Nurse Supervisor
Marsha Edwards, MSN, RN, NCSN
Elementary Schools Nurse Supervisor
Public Health’s Nurses provide nursing services to students enrolled in the Durham Public Schools. .
Healthy Children Learn Better
We’re Partners in Academic Success !
School nurses work in partnership with:
· School Principals and Staff
· Parents / Guardian
· Community Agencies
Emphasis is placed on health promotion, early intervention, and remediation of health problems to help support schools’ successful learning environments.
Have You Connected with Your School Nurse provides.
The School Health program health management services to students attending Durham Public Schools (DPS).
Your Public Health School Nurses:
Develop guidelines to help manage chronic health concerns such as diabetes, seizures and asthma
Review and monitor medications
Provide health counseling
Perform vision screenings
Work together with your child’s health care provider to make sure your child is as healthy as possible while at school
Public Health school nurses help students to achieve the maximum benefit from their educational experience by helping them to manage their health care needs in an educational environment
How to help the school nurse provide health services for your child:
Let your Public Health school nurse know:
· About any changes in your child’s health.
· If you need help finding a health care provider for your child.
For more information about the School Health Program
Call (919) 560-7712