A School Nurse in Every School: Addressing Barriers to Adequate Funding for School Nursing
Published on Apr 9, 2012
School nurses are key to student health and learning. When adequate funding is available, school nurses can also play a critical role in providing health services to students in the community. This webinar highlights the efforts of local school districts to ensure that students have regular access to school nurses and school health services. Participants heard from leaders in two school districts that have implemented innovative measures to increase student access to school nurses. Participants learned about Healthy Schools Campaign's efforts to address barriers to funding the work of school nurses.
Access this webinar.
Integrated Pest Management: Promoting Children's Health Through "IPM"
This webinar was produced and made possible to OSNA by OCN, the Oregon Center for Nursing. OSNA is appreciative of this support from OCN.
Pests and pesticides in schools can have special implications for children's health. Tim Stock from Oregon State University outlines health risks associated with pests and pesticides in schools, effective methods for reducing these risks, and a new law requiring "Integrated Pest Management" in all schools by July 1, 2012.
Integrated Pest Management-Promoting Children's Health Through "IPM"
Reducing Your Child’s Asthma using Integrated Pest Management: A Practical Home Guide for Parents
Reducing Your Child’s Asthma using Integrated Pest Management: A Practical Home Guide for Parents( with citations)
Bed Bug Resources - MESD Health & Social Services
IPM Education Specialist
School IPM Program Coordinator
Integrated Plant Protection Center
Oregon State University
2040 Cordley Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331-2915