School Nurses: Invisible Shields

Last week I had the privilege of moderating a panel discussion with four Wisconsin School Nurses (SN).  The SNs discussed how their roles have changed since the onset of the pandemic.  They shared stories of longer hours, increased responsibilities, and new expectations, such as contact tracing.  SNs are undoubtedly experiencing greater amounts of stress thisContinue reading “School Nurses: Invisible Shields”

Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) and Considerations for the School Nurse

Eosinophilic esophagitis (EoE) is an allergic condition that is becoming increasingly more common in children and adults. EoE has only been recognized as a specific clinical condition since the early 1990s. Over the past two decades there have been great strides in the understanding and treatment of the disorder. There is still much to be learnedContinue reading “Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EoE) and Considerations for the School Nurse”