School Nurses Feel Overworked

  1. Dispensing medication to dozens of students is only one of school nurse Leitha Wilson's daily duties. She'll check out the occasional rash or re-dress some poor student who ripped his pants on the playground. All of this used to fill up an eight-hour workday, now she has to do it in half the time.

    "The thing is that you have the same amount of paperwork," Wilson says. "The same amount of work, but you only have four hours to do it in."
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