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President’s Welcome

  Welcome to the Delaware School Nurse Association’s web site. DSNA is a group of registered professional nurses who work in Delaware private, public and charter schools and our association’s mission is to “promote the profession of school nursing and to advance the delivery of professional school health services to promote optimal learning in students. [...]

Latest News from DSNA

NASN Conference

DELAWARE SCHOOL NURSES ATTEND THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL NURSES 47th ANNUAL CONFERENCE IN PHILADELPHIA NASN2015: Embracing Today – Transforming Tomorrow (Wilmington, Delaware) –  82 School nurses from Delaware spent the beginning of the summer break attending The National Association of School Nurses (NASN) 47th Annual Conference, themed, Embracing Today – Transforming Tomorrow, on June 24th [...]

Managing Students with Seizures

Over 40 school nurses attended the Managing Students with Seizures Training on June 2nd  in Camden, DE.  Thanks to Dr. Bean, Dr. Gundakaram and Lara Booth for presenting. This program is offered in collaboration with the National Epilepsy Foundation and the CDC and enables school nurses to care for their students who have epilepsy and [...]

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Megan Fioravanti RN, NCSN DE School Nurse of the Year 2015

Megan Fioravanti, RN, NCSN has been a school nurse with the Red Clay Consolidated School District for 18 years.  Megan was the school nurse at Alexis I. DuPont High School for 17 years and has transitioned to the Meadowood School this year.  She has held various leadership positions in Red Clay and is the DSNA [...]

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Legislative Priorities

NASN Director Becky King and NASN President-elect Beth Mattey met with Senator Carper in Washington, DC to discuss children’s health issues.  NASN’s 3 legislative priorities include: 1)  Re-introducing the School Nurse Grant bill to fund school nurses in under-served areas. 2)  The reauthorization of Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).  NASN encourages Congress to include [...]

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DSNA Fall Conference November 15, 2014

Delaware School Nurse Association ANNUAL Fall CONFERENCE IN Dewey Beach Delaware DSNA 2014: Healthy Children Learn Better The Delaware School Nurse Association held its annual fall conference themed “Healthy Children Learn Better” on November 15th at the Hyatt Place Dewey Beach, Delaware. The one day conference offered school nurses from across the state with strategies [...]