Approximately 18% of children in the United States have a chronic medical condition. A well-trained school health professional can help these children manage their health and stay in school. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta works closely with school health personnel throughout the state to provide them with educational materials, training and support.
Children’s serves as a resource for school health services across Georgia.
We provide the following services:
- School newsletter
- School health updates and webinars
- Education to provide continuing nurse education (CNE) credits
- Georgia School Health Resource Manual
The Children’s regional school nurse coordinator collaborates with organizations across Georgia to provide comprehensive resources and training to school nurses.