Welcome to the Texas School Nurses Organization web site - the best online resource for school nurses in Texas. Visit this site for: your TSNO online newsletter, the latest news in school nursing, TSNO & NASN Conference information and registration, membership information, legislative issues that affect your practice, something to touch your heart, as well as helpful links, toolkits, and resources.
Your Texas School Nurses Organization celebrates and acknowledges the many accomplishments of School Nurses in Texas, their efforts in meeting the needs of today’s students by improving the delivery of health care in private and public schools, and their vital contributions to our local communities by helping all students remain healthy, ready to learn, in our schools. Governor Rick Perry has therefore proclaimed Wednesday, May 7, 2014, as “School Nurse Day” in Texas, and commends its observance to all citizens.
Click here to view the official proclamation from Governor Perry.
Mark your calendars for the 12th Annual TSNO conference, Nov. 14-16, 2014, at the Westin Galleria Houston. This year's theme is "School Nurses: Cultivating a Community of School Health Advocates". Keep checking this website for more information as it becomes available.
Camp Mystic in Hunt Tx is looking for RNs to work with them this summer. They are an all girls Christian camp, with 350 campers ages 7-17 per session.The dates available are June 6-July 6, and July 20-August 7. For more information, contact Mary Liz Eastland at email@example.com or www.campmystic.com.
Click here to view the brochure regarding free on-line training with CEU's in Epilepsy and Seizure Disorders. This is the link to the webpage for direct access. There are also 3 links to Summer Camps for kids ages 8-19 who have been diagnosed with Epilepsy: Spike n Wave, Kamp K, Camp Neuron.
Here is another Epilepsy Summer Camp resource: Camp Brainstorm will be held in Rockport, TX, this year, June 9-13. The link for information on Camp Brainstorm can be found here.