Victorian School Nurses Association
School nursing is a specialised practice of professional nursing that advances the well being, and primary healthcare of students and staff within a school community.
School nurses facilitate positive student responses to normal development, promote health and safety, intervene with actual or potential health problems and provide case management services.
We are a group of nurses who work within the school environment encompassing, Government, Catholic and Independent Schools.
Our Aims & Objectives
- To encourage communication and active participation within all areas of the school nursing community
- To recognize and encourage on-going education and professional development by our members
- To promote proactive primary healthcare and education within our given settings
- To support other professionals in our specific field