schoolnurse61

schoolnurse61

med/surg, clinic, school
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schoolnurse61 has 29 years experience and specializes in med/surg, clinic, school.

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  1. So Discouraged...

    My schools K-12 went back in person at the beginning of September with all mitigation efforts in place...all going well until last week when the staff started dropping like flies with positive Covid results, spreading amongst staff due to co-teach...
  2. Lots of questions!

    1. PA 2. I have both. Immediate nursing supervisor is a fellow school nurse and we also are under the Director of Special Education. 3. Yes, on teachers contract 4. Basic evaluation...NI, Satisfactory etc 5. Yes, required to be certi...
  3. How do like being a school nurse

    June-July-August! The schedule can't be beat and the kids are pretty fun and cute most of the time. :)
  4. Been thought of as the bad guy?

    I'm the bad guy alot of times and on occasion make Facebook with "that school nurse is making me do this or that" and guess what I LIKE being the bad guy...cuz i"m just doing my job! Love rubbing their noses in it when it comes back to haunt them l...
  5. Staff Hysteria

    I had an employee like this once who had migraines and a list of other diagnosis and would come shuffling into school most days with sun glasses on and always come straight to my office and expect me to care for her medical needs. She had injectabl...
  6. What happens when the nurse is sick?

    This nurse goes to work sick! we have a few subs but they are retired nurses who travel, babysit grandkids, do fun retirement things so they are hard to get last minute. I have gone to work already w a 103 temp, laid on the cot all day and only got ...
  7. Nurse Wubbels Stands Tall

    So did the police officer have any repercussions for his actions? Hopefully fired!
  8. Did I Just Roll My Eyes Out Loud?

    I leave my office very rarely during the day, an occasional trip to the office to make a copy or get some records from the secretary. By then i usually have a hand full of kids in my office waiting and EVERY~SINGLE ~ person i pass in the hallway bac...
  9. "the nurse"

    I was called the F***ing nurse by an emotional support student a few years back. Does that count :)
  10. Thank You!

    I love to get on the SN site and see what everyone else is doing and how situations are handled. I have learned so much from all of you and as i read through everything i realize we are all in the same boat, seeing the same things and dealing with ...
  11. Two different kinds of parents...

    So ready for break! Today i had a father come to me very irate! Child was sent home yesterday w suspected pink eye which has been running rampant in my school. The child had a well child visit today to complete immunizations so it was not an unnece...
  12. end of year sending meds home

    Our school district policy allows children to carry only epi pens and inhalers on them so at the end of the school year that is the only medications that i send home with the children. I send a note to the parents a few weeks ahead of time letting ...
  13. Just a Rant

    I have one kindergarten teacher who i swear touches every kids head in her classroom with her cold hands as they walk through the door in the morning. I then see a steady stream of kids for "temp checks" ,that are all usually normal by the way, fr...
  14. Blindsided by a colleague.

    I would most definitely talk with her about this! Yanked my chain just reading this! How inappropriate! Sending an email to teachers and administration about your incompetency is not cool at all! But if this woman can be that evil i would not ta...
  15. I JUST CAN'T

    MY boxes of tissues are slowly disappearing from my office. A student came in the other day and requested 3 boxes for the classroom. I said "sorry i don't have any"...to share that is! I order for my office only not the whole school. get your own ...