Nurse

Ms. Lisa Franciosi is the school nurse at the Career Center.

The school nurse maintains an up-to-date health records system for students and staff. The school nurse provides first aid and other prescribed medical services for students who become sick or ill at school, identifies problems and makes referrals for diagnosis and treatment. Working as a member of the support team, the school nurse counsels students and parents on health issues, provides instruction in maintenance of good health and disease prevention, interacts with home school nurses, and stays current with the development in the health-safety field of vocational education.

Emergency Action Plans:

Asthma Action Plan

Diabetic Action Plan

Food Allergy Action Plan

Seizure Condition Action Plan

Links and General Information

Blood Pressure Warning Signs

Janet's Law Information (AED Requirements)

Oral health can impact children in a variety of ways including school attendance, self-esteem, nutrition and overall health. The Children's Oral Health Program can help in these efforts through the "Healthy Smiles" education program. The following websites include information about program activities, information for community members, dental clinic directory, and many other things.

www.nj.gov/health/fhs/oral/index.shtml

www.dentalclinics.nj.gov

You can also contact the Regional Oral Health Coordinator in your area if you have any questions. (732) 376-6668

Other Helpful Links:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

www.cdc.gov

Monmouth County Health Department

www.monmouthresourcenet.org

New Jersey State Department of Health

www.NJ.gov/health