Texas School Nurses Organization- Region 19
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About Us

Professional Nurses Practicing in the Specialty of School Nursing

  

Texas School Nurses Organization - Region 19 is the regional organization of
the Texas School Nurses Organization. We're here to serve all school nurses
in the Texas Education Region 19 area. We offer mini-conferences, information
workshops and support for the School Nurses of Texas Education Region 19 and
surrounding areas.

Definition of School Nursing

  School nursing, a specialized practice of nursing, protects and promotes student health, facilitates optimal development, and advances academic success. School nurses, grounded in ethical and evidence-based practice, are the leaders who bridge health care and education, provide care coordination, advocate for quality student-centered care, and collaborate to design systems that allow individuals and communities to develop their full potentials. Approved by the NASN Board of Directors Feb 2017.