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Nursing Department

The Nursing Department has a medical and dental clinic.

A qualified nurse is on site:

  • - To give advice on health problems which are common to children with multiple disabilities
  • - To provide First Aid
  • - To attend to pupils should they become ill during school hours


OBJECTIVE

  • - To provide health education and services


STAFF STRENGTH

  • - The department is staffed with one State Registered Nurse


SERVICES OFFERED

  • - Nursing consultation for pupils and staff
  • - Health counselling/advice to pupils, parents and caregivers
  • - Home/Hospital Visit to visit pupils with long term illnesses as well as those who have undergone surgery


OTHER SERVICES

  • - Volunteer dentists to see to the pupils’ dental needs at our in-house dental clinic
  • - In-house training for caregivers and staff
  • - School Health Service yearly health checks and immunization for pupils aged 7 years to 16 years
  • - Assess the health needs of pupils with information from family members and identify actual and potential problems for attention