Nurse 2019-20


TY Nurse

Contact Info.

La Feria high School
901 North canal street
La Feria,TX 78559
Role of the Nurse

  • Conduct health screening of vision, hearing, spinal, and acanthosis nigricans
  • Provide emergency first aid
  • Administration of prescribed medication and/or treatment
  • Evaluate and assess the health needs of students and staff
  • Provide health counseling on chronic illnesses, nutrition, disease prevention and positive lifestyles
  • Implement and monitor students’ compliance with state immunization laws
  • Develop objectives for the health component of the individual education plan
  • Conduct health-related presentations
  • Evaluate and monitor communicable diseases
  • Provide health resources for parents and staff
  • Serve as a liaison between home and school regarding health concerns
  • Assess long-term illnesses
  • Implement case managemet within the school setting
  • Participate in parent conferences (i.e. ARD, 504, etc.)
  • Provide information and referral to community resorces
  • Act as a liaison between home, school and community resources
  • Participate in professional conferences with community agencies
  • Resources for community agencies and work with commuinty interdisciplinary health teams