Education on Asthma For School Nurses in New York State

Hudson Valley Asthma Coalition always welcomes school nurses to the table. We value the input and experiences of school nurses. Please consider joining our coalition today. Here’s how you will benefit from being a member of our coalition:

  • Improved asthma outcomes among your students
  • Latest in asthma based on National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute guidelines
  • Presentations on the latest in childhood asthma at meetings
  • Interaction with physicians, nurses, and other professional in the public health arena
  • Access to multiple free resources
  • Find out what others are doing in asthma
  • No fees
  • Opportunity to shape the coalition and impact communities with your expertise

School nurses play a key role in the management of asthma among students. You are:

  • Instrumental in determining the asthma needs in school
  • Vital in management of students’ asthma
  • The key communicator between family and medical provider
  • The main liaison between parents and school

Join the Hudson Valley Asthma Coalition for (free) help in implementing asthma management strategies in your school! or Contact Us for more information. Let us assist you in leading the way to an asthma-friendly school!

 

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Asthma Preceptorship for School Nurses

With support from the Hudson Valley Asthma Coalition, the Children’s Environmental Health Center of the Hudson Valley (CEHCHV) provides a 4-hour clinical preceptorship on asthma. Clinicians observe exert pediatric pulmonologists as they treat their patients. Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants throughout Dutchess, Orange, Sullivan, and Westchester counties are eligible. Continuing medical education credits are available for physicians. There is not cost for the preceptorship… Learn More