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District Nurse Services

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

 

Heavens, Leonna (831) 475-6333 ex.208 District Nurse