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Exciting News about School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text (Third Edition)

By Jade Slaffey, MSHCA, BSN, RN posted 06-05-2019 08:31


School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text (Third Edition) coming soon!NASN’s School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text (Third Edition) (Selekman, Shannon, & Yonkaitis, 2019) is hot off the presses!!!! 

As tens of thousands of school nurses, school administrators, school health leaders, and school nurse educators know from the first two editions, that this student-centered textbook is the go-to reference for school nursing and student health. 

The completely updated Third Edition has 39 peer-reviewed chapters representing the collective knowledge of 63 contributing authors who are nationally recognized experts in child health, education processes, and school nursing practice. With this book, you will get the latest evidenced-based practice information you need to know, including new individualized healthcare plans (IHPs), emergency action plans (EAPs), and accommodation suggestions for multiple chronic conditions.

School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text is designed to give school nurses the knowledge and competencies needed to confidently address the rapidly changing and increasingly complex health challenges of students and school communities. School nurses will find the tenets of the Framework for 21st Century School Nursing PracticeTM connect health with learning throughout each chapter.

The reader-friendly format of the Third Edition includes new features such as Did You Know? and Practice Connection boxes that highlight important information and helpful tips. 

The Third Edition is available in print from NASN this summer starting with sales at the NASN 51st Annual Conference.  After the conference, look for news about its availability in the NASN online bookstore as well as news about its availability in e-book format.

Because your students, families, and schools trust you, get the source you can trust; School Nursing: A Comprehensive Text (Third Edition)

NASN will be hosting the following events at the annual conference in the conference bookstore, Red Rock 10, Gaylord Rockies, Denver, Colorado.  We hope you can join us as we celebrate the release of this new resource.  

  1. Book Signing - Friday, June 28, 2019 - 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. 
  2. Meet the Editors - Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.