Updates and Events
2022 New Lead Nurse Orientation
2022 Health Office Orientation registration now open The workshop will be August 18, 2022 from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM. See the flyer for more information and to register.
2022 Lead School Nurse Collaborative
2022 Lead School Nurse Collaborative registration now open The workshop will be August 19, 2022 from 8:00 PM - 3:30 PM. See the flyer for more information and to register.
2022 Health Office Orientation
2022 Health Office Orientation registration now open
The 2-day workshop will be July 19-20. See the flyer for more information and to register
Register for upcoming Back-to-School nursing refresher programs. Check out the information below for dates, topics and registration links!
Join St. Louis Children’s Hospital on Thursday, July 28th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:50 p.m.
Register here: https://www.crowdcast.io/e/school-nurse-survival/1
Join Children’s Mercy on Friday, July 29 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Annual School Health Conference
Topics will include:
- Mental health in schools
- Respiratory Illness Updates
- Dermatology “name that rash!” presentation
- A diversity, equity, and inclusion panel with experts from Kansas City and St. Louis
- Register here: https://cmhredcap.cmh.edu/surveys/?s=CJD3FXLAF4JNYEXK
Many professional development opportunities are available from MU Extension’s Continuing Education for Health Professions
- 2022 Immunization Webinar Series: A series of five one-hour immunization webinars in both live and On Demand (recorded) versions. This series will provide updates to health care workers regarding immunization practices and vaccine recommendations based on national guidelines and the latest evidence guiding practice. Both options offer CE credit. Cost: FREE
- Monthly Infection Control & Prevention Webinar Series: 2nd Thursday of each month from 12-1pm beginning in June 2021 through November 2022. Through participation in the Infection Control & Prevention Webinar Series, participants will gain a deeper knowledge of infection control principles and protocols necessary to protect themselves, their organization, their family, and their community from infectious disease threats, such as COVID-19. Each webinar is designed to increase the participant’s readiness to implement what they have learned throughout their practice, including during every patient care activity and healthcare interaction. Each live session will devote ample time for live Q/A with the speakers. Go to https://extension.missouri.edu/events/icp-monthly-webinar-series for more information and to register CEs available. Cost: FREE
Show-Me ECHO (Extension for Community Healthcare Outcomes)
Show-Me ECHO at the University of Missouri uses videoconferencing to connect interdisciplinary teams of experts with primary care providers and other professionals. They collaborate in interactive case-based learning to develop advanced skills and best practices, which improves patient care access, quality and efficiency. Show-Me ECHO learning sessions offer free continuing education and are provided at no cost. Show-Me ECHO addresses such health and education issues as COVID-19, asthma, autism, suicide prevention, trauma-informed schools, pediatric sleep disorders, child psych, developmental disabilities, dermatology, diabetes and oral health. Register for an ECHO
- COVID-19 & Kids ECHO
- Suicide Prevention in Healthcare ECHO
- Autism: Behavior Solutions in School ECHO