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President’s Welcome

  We’ve crossed another Labor Day Weekend off the calendar and the 2013-14 school year is beginning. It’s a new year and a new opportunity for students and staff.  I am excited to share the year with you. As president of DSNA I was fortunate enough to attend the NASN Leadership Academy in Orlando prior [...]

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atTack Addiction

  “Bringing awareness to the dangers of alcohol and drugs to students in New Castle County, Delaware and Beyond.”  Please join the Delaware School Nurse Association as we take a stand and walk together to help our students, families and communities as we atTack Addition together! Date:  Saturday, March 1, 2014 Registration opens:  8:00 am-Race [...]

Sandi Voss MSN, FNP-C-Conference Speaker

DSNA Fall Conference – Wesley College 11/2/2013

The Delaware School Nurse Association held it’s annual fall conference at Wesley College on November 2, 2013.  The Caesar Rodney School District Nurses hosted this state-wide event with over 150 Delaware school nurses representing public and private schools.  Advancing the knowledge and Skills of the School Nurse was the theme of the full day schedule [...]

Edith Vincent Beloved Nurse, Colleague, and Advocate of School Health

Edith Pamelia Vincent, 90, of Greenwood, Delaware, entered eternal rest on August 24, 2013.  Edith was born in Scottsville, Virginia on October 4, 1922, the seventh child born to Alta Pamelia Brockenbrough Hudson and Walter William Hudson. She is survived by her daughter, Catherine Vincent, of Greenwood, Delaware; sister Helen Allen of Charlottesville, Virginia; nieces [...]

Elizabeth Light, RN, MSN, NCSN

Delaware Nurses Association-Excellence in Nursing Award

Congratulations to Elizabeth Light, RN, MSN, NCSN, school nurse at Sussex Technical High School, recipient of the prestigious Excellence in Nursing-Community Award sponsored by the Delaware Nurses Association (DNA).  Beth received her award at the annual DNA gala on July 25th at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover Delaware.  Beth is the past president of [...]

Becky King RN, MSN, NCSN-DSNA/NASN Director

National Association of School Nurses Conference June 2013

School nurses from multiple districts in Delaware attended the NASN 45th annual conference in Orlando from June 27-30. Highlights from the conference Angel Boyce, Becky King, Megan Fioranvanti and Sharon Rose Gargula proudly represented Delaware with their poster presentations:  A Model for an Academic-Community Partnership: Advocating for School Safety through Emergency Planning and Passion becoming [...]