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  • Local District Nursing Services


     

    Overview
     
    School Nurses focus on students' health which promote student attendance and achievement. The credentialed School Nurses assume a variety of pivotal roles: primary health care provider, case manager, health services coordinator, child advocate, health educator, counselor, and supervisor of health care in educational setting. School Nurses train, assign, and supervise unlicensed personnel to provide Specialized Health Care Services.
     
    Types of Services (per Bulletin 989.1, General Guidelines-Credentialed School Nurse State Mandated Responsibilities)
     
    1. Implementation of the School Health Services Program
    2. State Mandates:
    Emergency Care
    Suspected Child Abuse Reporting
    Control of Communicable Diseases
    Immunization Assessment and Follow-Up
    Assist the school with arrangements to complete hearing assessments by the school audiometrist and student with identified hearing loss by referrring to health care providers and assisting families in receiving care and treatment
    Vision Screening
    Child Health and Disability Prevention (CHDP) Compliance Follow-Up
    Scoliosis Screening
    Parent/Guardian Notification, Referrals and Follow-Up of Possible Health Defects
    Special Education Service
    Record Keeping and Documentation
    Counseling and Individualized Health Education
    Confidential Report of Student Accident/Employer's Report of Occupational Injury or Illness
    Health Office Referrals
    Health Education and Annual Training regarding:

                  a. Bloodborne Pathogens

                b. Growth and Development/Maturation to specified grades

                c. Medication administration training

                d. Accommodation and planning for students with disabilities

                e. First Aid Procedures Training

                f. Training and supervision for specialized physical health care services (CEC 49423.5) 

     


     

    SUPERVISOR CONTACT INFORMATION

     


    LD Central                                                             LD East                        

    Pilar Llanes, Specialist                                                                     Donna Horowitz, Specialist 

    pilar.llanes@lausd.net                                                                      donna.horowitz@lausd.net

    Clare Reid, Specialist                                                                       Sylvia Fischer, Specialist

    clare.reid@lausd.net                                                                        sylvia.fischer@lausd.net

    P: (213) 241-0164                                                                             P: (323) 224-3325

     


     

    LD Northeast                                                        LD Northwest

    Marianne Bradford, Specialist                                                          Irene Kratz, Specialist

    mcb6583@lausd.net                                                                        irene.kratz@lausd.net 

    Darlene Llorens, Specialist                                                              Carmen Montes, Specialist

    darlene.llorens@lausd.net                                                               carmen.montes@lausd.net

    P: (818) 686-4460                                                                            P: (818) 654-1670

     


     

    LD South                                                       LD West

    Darlene Simpson-Lott, Specialist                                                     Helen Uwadia, Specialist

    darlene.simpson-lott@lausd.net                                                      helen.uwadia@lausd.net           

    Nnodu Ojukwu, Specialist                                                               Nnodu Ojukwu, Specialist                             

    neo3002@lausd.net                                                                        neo3002@lausd.net              

    P: (310) 354-3550                                                                          P: (310) 235-3770 

                                                                             

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

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