Michigan Association of School Nurses

School Nurse Winter Institute

Webinar/Online

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 9:00am ET - Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 3:30pm ET
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Info

Topic

MERT: Train the Trainer and Safe and Legal Support of Students with Health and Medication Needs: Train the Trainer

Speaker(s)

State School Nurse Consultant, Evilia Jankowski and MASN President Terri Czerwinski

Credits Offered

This event offers 12.0 contact hours to attendees.
Accredited by Hurley Medical Center.


Additional Information

December 16, 2020 MERT: Train the Trainer will provide all the resources you need to train a MERT (Medical Emergency Response Team) in each of your schools. Recieve information to communicate that MERT is required in schools and will allow you to work toward the MIHEARTSafe Schools Designation. 

December 17, 2020 Safe and Legal Support of Students with Health and Medication Needs in School: Train the Trainer will equip you with all of the tools needed to train Designated School Personnel in your buildings to admininster medications according to what is best practice and within the law. 

Event Agenda

School Nurse Winter Institute

Event Agenda

Wednesday, December 16, 2020 at 9:00am ET - Thursday, December 17, 2020 at 3:30pm ET

All times listed in Eastern Time (US & Canada).
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Wednesday, December 16, 2020

  • 9:00am - 3:30pm

    MERT: Train the Trainer

    Evilia Jankowski, MSA, BSN,RN State School Nurse Consultant
    6.0 CE Credits

    Receive tools needed to train and effective Medical Emergency Response Team (MERT) in each of your schools.
    Agenda:
    Role of the School Nurse
    Laws That Affect School Health
    State School Health Policy Database
    The Needs of Students
    Data collection for Asthma, Allergy and Diabetes demographics
    Building the Case
    Planning your Training(s)
    Introduction to MERT
    MERT Team Training
    Planning a Drill

Thursday, December 17, 2020

  • 9:00am - 3:30pm

    Safe and Legal Support of Students with Health and Medication Needs in School: Train the Trainer

    Terri Czerwinski, MSN, RN President, Michigan Association of School Nurses Evilia Jankowski, MSA, BSN, RN State School Nurse Consultant
    6.0 CE Credits

    Receive information for training Designation School Personnel to administer medication in schools.
    Agenda:
    Legal Issues
    Roles and Responsibilities
    Documentation
    Policy and Guidelines
    Handling and Storage
    Purpose, Side Effects, and Allergic Reactions
    Drug Classifications and Common Medications
    Medication Rights, Strategies, and Triple Check
    Routes and Procedures, Including Rescue Medications