When is Temperature Assessment Useful? Science and School Nurse Experiences during the Pandemic
Location: VIRTUAL Zoom link available after Registration
When is Temperature Assessment Useful?
Science and School Nurse Experiences during the Pandemic
Thursday, May 13, 2021
4:30-5:30 pm ET
Virtually via Zoom (link available after registration)
1.0 contact hour; $10 (50% discount - celebrating School Nurse Day)
Free to Northeastern University alumni, faculty/staff, students;
email Kathy Hassey, firstname.lastname@example.org, for code to use when registering.
- Identify types of thermometers used in schools for illness assessment
- Identify types of thermometers used for surveillance
- Describe criteria for evaluating thermometers (accuracy, cost, ease of use - time, location, developmental stage, safety)
- Identify conditions that decrease the accuracy of thermometers
- Describe recommendations for using temperature to make decisions about school attendance (e.g. taking at home by parents/guardians, using most accurate thermometer available in school)
Continuing Education Information:
Northeastern University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Provider Number 2019U003Commercial Support Disclosure:
This program has not received commercial support.Conflict of Interest Information:
The planners of this educational activity have no conflict of interest to declare. The speakers have no conflict of interest to declare unless otherwise indicated prior to their presentations.