Is this going around at the school? - page 2

How do you reply to that? Say a student has been home sick with a stomach bug, and yes, you've sent home a few kids for vomiting this week, but nothing alarming. Or maybe the issue is lice.... Read More

  1. by   Flare
    Quote from Nurse ABC
    I had a parent call me back after picking up his sick child and ask how long he could expect him to be sick. I'm like a day or two, possibly longer. It made him happy even though I basically said I don't know.
    is that parent related to the child that endlessly asks when their parent is coming for them while waiting in your office for a pickup?? "when is my mom going to be here?" i don't know... who am i, Kreskin?? She told me 20 minutes, it's been half an hour - soon, i would imagine... (i hope...grumble grumble)
  2. by   Nurse ABC
    Yes most definately! Lol! Those are the ones whose parents just live "right down the street" yet somehow manage to take an hour!
  3. by   NurseEllie13
    Quote from fetch