Nurse & Health

 
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School Nurse: Janine Marino
 
Contact info:
Phone number: (718) 556-4400

jmarino1@health.nyc.gov

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Our school nurse is actively involved in school health programs. Our school nurse provides:

 

  • schedule students for physician assessments if needed.
  • give prescribed medicine to students with a medication administration form (MAF) on file.
  • provide prescribed nursing services to students with a medically prescribed treatment (non-medication) form on file.
  • monitor students with chronic health problems, and inform parents if health problems are getting worse.

Click here to access all Health Services Forms for the 2019-2020 School Year 

Click here to read the Health Requirements & information of immunizations needed to attend school

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All the latest health information on the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19):

Coronaviruses are a group of viruses that can cause illnesses ranging from mild diseases, such as a cold, to more serious illnesses, such as pneumonia. Recently, a new coronavirus was detected that had not been previously seen in humans. The disease, called COVID-19, can be spread from person to person.

Click below to read recent guidance and NYC Cases from the Department of Health (DOH):

 

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Need help talking to your child about the virus?

The National Association of School Nurses & The National Association of School Psychologists have put together a very helpful parent handbook with helpful resources and advice. 

 

Click here to access the "Talking to your child about COVID-19 parent's handbook. 

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Mental health & Wellness at home is important for our students and families has they navigate through these stressful times. Please see the below resources if in need of help:
 

NYC Well is your connection to free, confidential crisis counseling, mental health and substance misuse support, information and referral. You can reach the toll-free help line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by phone, text and online chat. Mental health professionals there can link you to the services you need. Click the image below to access the NYC Well homepage.

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