Sunday, May 19, 2013
Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County provides school nursing services to private, parochial and charter schools in Montgomery County.
Schools may contract for a school nurse on a part-time or full-time basis or one-time only to perform mandatory screenings. Schools rely upon Public Health – Dayton & Montgomery County to provide a registered nurse who specializes in the field of school nursing. In addition to a nursing license issued by the Ohio Board of Nursing, a nurse providing services to schools must be licensed by the Ohio Department of Education.
The 2013 ozone-monitoring season officially began on April 1. Ozone pollution is formed from emissions from cars and industry on warm sunny days.
RAPCA measures ozone pollution at six locations in five counties – Clark, Greene, Miami, Montgomery and Preble – and provides daily air pollution forecasts. RAPCA issues Air Pollution Advisories when ozone pollution is expected to be unhealthy for sensitive individuals.Read more