FDA approved NARCAN® (naloxone HCl) Nasal Spray.  
AG Kilmartin Announces Agreement with Naloxone Manufacturer for Rebates. Click here for information.


School nurses are required to do at least one hour of training each year on concussions. The CDC offers a wonderful program to help us to achieve this goal. Click here to go to their webpage.


Congratulations to Rita Kinniburgh, 2015 RICSNTA School Nurse Teacher of the Year!





November is Diabetes Month

 November is National Diabetes Month which  brings attention to diabetes and its impact on those who have diabetes. School nurses provide support to students to ensure the diabetes is well managed during the school day, communicating with the student, family members, school staff, and healthcare providers. Click here for NASN resource page.



Sanofi US is voluntarily recalling all Auvi Q® (epinephrine injection, USP). The recall involves all Auvi Q currently on the market and includes both the 0.15 mg and 0.3 mg strengths for hospitals, retailers and consumers. This includes lot number 2299596 through 3037230, which expire March 2016 through December 2016. The products have been found to potentially have inaccurate dosage delivery.
Happy Thanksgiving

During this season of reflecting on what we are grateful for,

I hope you take time to count your blessings as well as recognize the blessings you bring to others.

Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family!

Donna Lennon, President

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Stand Up and Be Counted

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Step Up & Be Counted! A Joint NASN and NASSNC Initiative - 100% Students Counted 100% School Nurses Participating