School Nursing Service
Our School Nurse is Deborah Halloran. Deborah is a School Nurse Specialist Practitioner and is employed by Locala School Nurse Team.
Aim .....to help children achieve their optimum in both physical and emotional well-being throughout their journey in Purlwell Infant and Nursery School. This is achieved by working in partnership with school, children and their families offering a range of interventions that include parenting advice, advocacy and health promotion.
I will support school staff and parents in devising Health Care Plans for children who have asthma, diabetes, epilepsy or any other long term conditions. I will refer to other health professionals as necessary for eg GP, Community Paediatrician, Continence Service, Orthoptist, Audiology.
I will be in School every other Wednesday from 9am to 12 noon.
Please book an appointment with the school office on 01924 326734.
This is a confidential service for advice and support on childhood concerns eg bed wetting, head lice, diet, healthy eating, dental hygiene, behaviour/emotions.