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Missouri Immunization Requirements for 2017-2018 School Attendance

By Amy Wehr | Jan 27, 2017 | 0

MO 2017-18 School Requirements

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New CDC guidelines for HPV Vaccine may Encourage Greater Vaccination Rates

By Amy Wehr | Oct 26, 2016 | 0

From Marge Cole, State School Nurse Consultant: New information from the CDC recommended that 11- to 12-year-olds receive two doses of HPV vaccine at least six months apart rather than the previously recommended three doses to protect against cancers caused by human papillomavirus (HPV) infections. Teens and young adults who start the series later, at…

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2016 – 2017 Missouri State Immunization Requirements

By Amy Wehr | Apr 4, 2016 | 0

Click here to view Immunization requirements The Missouri Department of Health & Senior Services (MDHSS) has added a new requirement for meningococcal  vaccine for the upcoming school year.

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Free EpiPen Program for School Nurses

By comstlco-admin | Mar 7, 2016 | 0

Mylan Specialty L.P. is excited to announce the program is continuing, EpiPen4Schools™, created to help schools have improved access to epinephrine in the event a person experiences a life-threatening allergic reaction (anaphylaxis) at school.  For a description and information about this program, please CLICK HERE.

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Epinephrine Resource School Nurse Program

By comstlco-admin | Mar 7, 2016 | 0

About the program More than 100 Epinephrine Resource School Nurses (ERSNs) around the country. Provides professional development and technical assistance to school nurses and the school community related to epinephrine administration. About ERSNs Presenters of “Saving Lives at School: School Nurses Train Staff to Respond to Anaphylactic Emergencies” with content from our Get Trained program available…

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Missouri KIDS COUNT

By comstlco-admin | Mar 6, 2016 | 0

This message comes from Missouri KIDS COUNT.  It’s great to see other organizations recognizing the value of school nurses!   Click on the link to view the first article.  Sign up for their newsletter to stay informed. School nurses are instrumental in leading and coordinating school efforts to keep our children healthy.  Missouri KIDS COUNT wants to recognize the…

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