Community Health Nursing
Health promotion, prevention education, screenings and early intervention services are provided to students in the school setting as part of school nurse services. These services are provided via a contract in 8 counties between the schools and Southeastern Idaho Public Health.
The most popular of the school contract services are as follows:
- Vision screenings
- Musculoskeletal physical assessment and referrals for grades 6 & 8.
- Maturation classes
- Flu vaccine, at a reduced cost, for school personnel