WHAT IS SCHOOL NURSING?School nursing, a practice of nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates optimal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders who bridge health care and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potential. NASN February 2017.
Vision: All students will be healthy, safe, and ready to learn.
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