Mystic Marriott, CT: Site of the New England School Nurse Conference April 29-May 1, 2016
The mission of the Association of School Nurses of Connecticut is to support, assist and enhance the practice of professional school nurses in their development and implementation of comprehensive school health services that promotes students' health and academic success.
The Association of School Nurses of Connecticut will be recognized as the state leader in the promotion of professional school nurse practice that provides and advocates for safe and optimal student health across all school settings.
NEWS AND UPDATES
Watch for Employment Opportunities Updated 4/17 Camp positions coming in
When ASNC becomes aware of employment opportunities we will post them in our “Job Bank“. which you can access by hovering your cursor over the word “Home” on the menu. If your district is looking for school health personnel, please send us the information at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will post it on our website.
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Click the link below to access the PD Calendar. Watch for information to register for the events.
ASNC Professional Development Calendar
Don’t Miss the Early Bird Special!!!
2017 New England School Nurse Conference
Portland, Maine May 6-7, 2017
Sign up soon for Early Bird Special (save $30) deadline February 17, 2017
Update: ***This conference will be applying for ANCC accreditation for 8 contact hours***
The site to sign up for the conference is:
You can also access information on their Facebook Page https://www.facebook.com/2017NESNC/
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88 Spring Street
Check out our Advocacy Page for this year’s Legislative End of Session Report
School Nurse Day Dinner
The 2017 School Nurse Day Dinner will be held on May 10, 2017 at the Riverview Bistro in Stratford CT. Click here for registration.
Executive Board Meetings
Board meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of every month September-June at 4:30 pm at the ACES Professional Development Center, 205 Skiff St. Hamden, CT. Please contact us at email@example.com to assure the meeting is being held and let us know you are coming. Due to school vacations in many districts, the April meeting will be held on April 6, 2017, same time, same place.
Do you want to post a message to your CT school nurse colleagues? Ask a question, post a job opening, share some information. You can do that by clicking on this link. This discussion list is open to any ASNC member as one of our benefits.
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ASNC is an affiliate of NASN
Definition of School Nursing
School nursing, a specialized practice of nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates optimal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders who bridge health care and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potential.