Episode 1

Keeping Your Student Healthy in a New School Year


Melanie K. Bales, MSN, BSN, RN, CMS

Assistant Director, Student Support - District School Nurse Administrator

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  • [00:44] Who is Melanie Bales?
  • [02:56] Why Students Get Sick at the Start of School
  • [04:06] What It Is and How to Combat It
  • [06:08] Lessons From The Pandemic
  • [07:07] When To Keep Kids Home
  • [13:35] When the School Nurse Calls
  • [16:36] Making a Backup Plan

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