School nursing, a specialized practice of nursing, protects and promotes students 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. Adopted by NASN Board of Directors February 2017
The Kansas Nurse Practice Act
Immunization requirements seem to be ever changing and have been updated again this year. Please click the link below to view what is required by grade levels. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact the school nurse.