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New alliance targets major child asthma problems

  • SchoolNrs
  • August 8, 2016
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By Jeremy P. Kelley – Staff Writer Posted: 4:56 p.m. Thursday, May 5, 2016 Asthma is quietly the No. 1 reason kids are admitted to Dayton Children’s Hospital, and affects close to 2,000 Dayton Public Schools students (1 in 7), leading to significant absences and missed educational time. Eleven Dayton community partners announced an effort…

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Dayton Public Schools’ Health Services and the TEAMS Project

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  • August 8, 2016
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Be sure to watch this amazing video regarding this alliance: High-quality school health services improve student health and support academic success. However, school districts face many challenges in seeking to provide optimal health services to students.  The Enhancing School Health Services through Training, Education, Assistance, Mentorship, and Support (TEAMS) project helps school districts to overcome…

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Diabetic Law

3313.7112 . Boards of Education (A) As used in this section: (1) “Board” means a board of education of a city, local, exempted village, or joint vocational school district. (2) “Governing authority” means a governing authority of a chartered nonpublic school. (3) “Licensed health care professional” means either of the following: (a) A physician authorized…

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Asthma Management Program

De’Anna Williams is a fourth grader full of energy and dreams for the future. For years, her asthma slowed her down and stole away precious hours in the classroom. Thanks to her resilience, her parents’ dedication and a new asthma management program at the Dayton Public Schools, De’Anna is thriving.  She is happy, bubbly proof…

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Caring for Ohio's children

Job Opportunities – OASN

  The Ohio Association of School Nurses is the professional association for registered nurses and other health professionals with a specific interest in school nursing and school health services. OASN’s purpose is as multifaceted and dynamic as issues of health and wellness in Ohio’s school children and their school communities. Members are from all over…

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