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Virtual New School Nurse Orientation

  • December 07, 2020
  • December 16, 2020
  • 4 sessions
  • December 07, 2020, 9:00 AM 12:00 PM (EST)
  • December 09, 2020, 5:00 PM 6:00 PM (EST)
  • December 14, 2020, 9:00 AM 12:00 PM (EST)
  • December 16, 2020, 5:00 PM 6:00 PM (EST)
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2020 Fall New School Nurse Orientation


Real time Interactive Training (will be recorded)
    Online Modules
    Virtual Office Hours

        Interactive Training: 
        9:00 AM - 12 noon (both sessions required and will be recorded)

        *Monday, December 7, 2020 &  *Monday, December 14, 2020

      Virtual Office hours:  Ask Question/Review Answers

        5:00 pm - 6:00 pm (optional, will not be recorded)
        *Wednesday, December 9, 2020 &  *Wednesday, December 16, 2020



        Online modules are 24/7 on demand access to extend your learning.

      Presented by:

      Dr. Stephanie Knutson, Education Consultant

      Description: This professional learning opportunity, designed specifically for NEW school nurses to ensure they have the resources, information and tools to be successful in their role!

      Topics will include: an overview of legal requirements, standards of practice and competencies for school nurses, supervisory issues, and the school nurse’s role in student achievement, special education, and academic success. Participants will learn state laws and regulations regarding school health; medication regulations; state mandates for immunizations, health assessments, and screenings; documentation in school health services; special education; Section 504; and supporting students during COVID-19. This orientation training will include the following learning opportunities:

      Audience: School nurses, school nurse supervisors, directors of special education/pupil services, school medical advisers, and other school staff 

      Cost: $200.00 per person  ($175.00/CNA member) 

      Questions: 203 238 1207 x 1 or email

      Connecticut Nurses Association is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation