Nurse


Miss Bergami

School Nurse Health Services
The school health program consists of three interdependent and inter-related parts: health education, a healthy environment and health services. The goal of the Montville Public Health Program is to assist each child to attain and maintain his/her optimum state of health so that he/she may benefit to the maximum degree from his/her educational experience. Therefore, the health status of each student is monitored to help identify and address unmet needs of each child. The services provided through the Health Office are defined by the National Association of School Nurses as well as the School Health Unit of the Department of Public Health in Connecticut.
The following are services provided by the school nurses in the Montville Public School District:
Provides direct health care to students and staff
  • Illness assessment and care
  • Triage, injury treatment and prevention
  • Management of chronic conditions
  • Administration of medications
Provides leadership for the provision of health services
  • Health expert within the school
  • Assures that the health needs are met for all students
  • Individualized health care planning and case management for students with special health care needs
  • Crisis team member
  • By October 1 in each school year, instructs staff regarding steps taken in medical emergencies
Provides screening and referral for health conditions
  • Hearing and vision screening
  • Postural screening
  • Elementary Pediculosis checks within the first ten days of school and as needed thereafter
Promotes a healthy school environment
  • Management of school records
  • Communicable disease prevention and control
  • Environmental health and safety
  • Maintains first aid kits for all elementary and middle school classrooms
Promotes health
  • Health counseling and health promotion
  • Scoliosis and growth and development videos in grade 5
Serves in a leadership role for health policies and promotion
  • Develops school health policies/protocols to reflect the current delivery of care to students
  • Will check AED defibrillator on a regular basis, at least monthly, as outlined in Board Policy #5141.27
Serves as a liaison between school personnel, family, community, and health care providers
  • Intercommunication between students, parents, school community and health care providers

Events

  • December 2017
    • MonDec11 Day 5
    • TueDec12 Day 1
    • TueDec12 Pajama Day
    • WedDec13 Day 2
    • ThuDec14 Day 3
    • FriDec15 Day 4
    • MonDec18 Day 5
    • TueDec19 Day 1
    • TueDec19 Spirit Day - Mix & Match
    • TueDec19 Oakdale Community Club 8:15 AM
    • WedDec20 Day 2
    • WedDec20 Spirit Day - Crazy Hat/Hair Day
    • ThuDec21 Day 3
    • ThuDec21 Spirit Day - Ugly Sweater Day
    • FriDec22 1/2 Day
    • FriDec22 1/2 Day
    • FriDec22 Day 4
    • MonDec25 Winter Vacation - No School
    • MonDec25 Winter Vacation - No School
    • TueDec26 Winter Vacation - No School
    • TueDec26 Winter Vacation - No School
    • WedDec27 Winter Vacation - No School
    • WedDec27 Winter Vacation - No School
    • ThuDec28 Winter Vacation - No School
    • ThuDec28 Winter Vacation - No School
    • FriDec29 Winter Vacation - No School
    • FriDec29 Winter Vacation - No School
  • January 2018
    • MonJan01 Winter Vacation - No School
    • MonJan01 Winter Vacation - No School
    • TueJan02 Day 5
    • WedJan03 Day 1
    • WedJan03 Spirit Day
    • ThuJan04 Day 2
    • FriJan05 Day 3
    • MonJan08 Day 4
    • TueJan09 Day 5
    • WedJan10 Day 1
    • ThuJan11 Day 2
    • FriJan12 Day 3
    • MonJan15 Martin Luther King Day - No School
  • February 2018

Contact

Oakdale Elementary School

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