District Nurse Services

About the District Nurse Services

The District Nurse and the Live Oak School District strive to make student health and wellness a priority.

The District Nurse provides the following services to students:

* Annual Vision Screening for TK, Kindergarten, 2nd, 5th and 8th graders.
* Annual Hearing Screening for TK, Kindergarten, 2nd, 5th, 8th and 10th graders.
* Develop Individual Health Care Plans
* Assist with student IEP and Section 504 development when appropriate
* Medication management during school hours
* Chronic condition management during school hours
* Assessment, identification and treatment of illness and/or injury during school hours
* Intervene with actual and potential health problems
* Immunization monitoring
* Prevent and manage the spread of communicable disease
* Perform and administer specialized healthcare services as needed during school hours
* Health Education including nutrition, mental health, growth and development
* Provide annual staff training
* Promotes District compliance to State and Federal law

The District Nurse Provides the Following Services to families:

Advocates for health care interventions
Assists with obtaining health insurance and accessing medical care
Provides professional healthcare input
Collaborates with your healthcare providers
Refers to community resources