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Liberty
Junior High School
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Mrs. McKevitt
Nurse - Liberty Jr. High
mmckevitt@nlsd122.org

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                                                  What Does a School Nurse Do?

  • Provides services that increase school attendance
  • Help prevent and control the spread of communicable disease
  • Administers specialized service to students( medications, tube feedings, insulin)
  • Verifies immunizations to keep the school in compliance with state mandates
  • Screens for hearing and vision deficits
  • Provides health professional input and direction for school and community policies and programs
  • Educates students and staff on managing their own health and wellness
  • Assists in the evaluation of students for special education services