Beyond Band-Aids: The Information      Needs, Resources, and  Environments of School Nurses           Gina Kessler        ...
School RN Coverage     Nationwide                      Washington                                      12.525             ...
Nurse-to-Student Ratio• Goal is 1 : 750• US has 1 : 1,151• Washington has 1 : 2,031                                 Source...
Partial Solution:Electronic Health Records
Current Situation
Selected Resources•   National Association of School Nurses http://www.nasn.org/•   Gregg, A. L., &Wozar, J. A. (2003). De...
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  • Not just kids with tummy aches: responsible for dealing with food allergies, immunization protocols, treating scrapes and bruises, complying with state and local school health regulations, applying for reimbursement from Medicaid,managing learning disabilities, bullying, tracking infectious diseases, sex ed, substance abuse education, interconnected growing problems with: obesity, diabetes, asthma
  • why school nurses are important: keeps kids in school, healthy, learning, in case of emergency
  • Bring in school nurses, parents, other health professionals in design and implementation
  • 59% of schools already use EHR
  • Beyond Band-Aids: The Information Needs, Resources, and Environments of School Nurses

    1. 1. Beyond Band-Aids: The Information Needs, Resources, and Environments of School Nurses Gina Kessler LIS 528 Winter 2012
    2. 2. School RN Coverage Nationwide Washington 12.525 20.8 Full-time Full-time 45 Part-time Part-time None None30 66.7 Source: NASN, 2007
    3. 3. Nurse-to-Student Ratio• Goal is 1 : 750• US has 1 : 1,151• Washington has 1 : 2,031 Source: NASN
    4. 4. Partial Solution:Electronic Health Records
    5. 5. Current Situation
    6. 6. Selected Resources• National Association of School Nurses http://www.nasn.org/• Gregg, A. L., &Wozar, J. A. (2003). Delivering Internet health resources to an underserved health care profession: School nurses. Journal of the Medical Library Association, 91(4), 398–403.• Johnson, K. H. &Bergren, M. D. (2011). Meaningful use of school health data. The Journal of School Nursing, 27, 102–110. DOI: 10.1177/1059840510391267• Miller, L. C., Graves, R. S., Jones, B. B., &Sievert, M. C. (2010). Beyond Google: Finding and evaluating web-based information for community-based nursing practice. International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship, 7(1), article 31. doi: 10.2202/1548-923X.1961• Suszka-Hildebrandt, S. (2001). Handheld computing: The next technology frontier for school nurses. The Journal of School Nursing, 17(2), 98-102. doi: 10.1177/105984050101700207

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