New York State Association of School Nurses

Caring for New York’s Future





 

 

 

 

 

Advancing the Practice of School Nursing





 

 

 

 

Enhancing the Educational Success of Students

Promoting Quality Health Services

New York State Association of School Nurses

Caring for New York’s Future





 

 

 

 

 

Advancing the Practice of School Nursing



 

 

 

 

 

Enhancing the Educational Success of Students

Promoting Quality Health Services

New York State Association of School Nurses

New York State

Association of School Nurses

 

Caring for New York’s Future

 

 Our Mission: To advance the practice of school nursing and enhance the educational success of students by promoting quality health services.

President’s Message

Dear Members and Colleagues,

While traveling over the holidays to visit family, I came across a short story. In 1924 a British explorer, George Mallory who endeavored to become the first person to reach the summit of Mount Everest disappeared into storm clouds that gathered around the peak, he was never to be heard from again. Whether he reached the top or achieved his goal remains a mystery to all. Prior to his climb …  (read more)

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2017 The Year of the Healthy Nurse

“ANA defines a healthy nurse as someone who actively focuses on creating and maintaining a balance and synergy of physical, intellectual, emotional, social, spiritual, personal and professional wellbeing.” http://www.nursingworld.org/yearofhealthynurse   It is the perfect time for school nurses to join the American Nurses Association’s challenge and focus on our health. Also, as leaders in our schools, we can work toward improving the wellness of our work environment and those within our work settings.

We need to start by reviewing our personal health practices. In addition to eating and moving, think about your sleep patterns and how you manage stress reduction. We can lead the way to better health by (read more…)