American Medical ID Celebrates School Nurses

school nurseIt’s mid-August: time to get ready to send the kids back to school!

For children who have a condition that warrants a medical ID, prepping for school involves a little more than buying new clothes and school supplies.

It might mean putting together an allergy action plan, an insulin administration schedule, or setting goals for handling learning disabilities. In any of those cases, back to school also means getting to know the school nurse. This month we’re featuring the National Association of School Nurses as a partner on our website. Here are a few things you maybe didn’t know about your child’s school nurse.

facts about school nurses

About Amanda Beck

Amanda Beck writes for American Medical ID on a variety of topics relating to health care and healthy living, especially for those whose medical conditions warrant an emergency ID.