The Salk Middle School Health Office is staffed by Carla Pearson, Health Assistant, and Jessica Hemmerich, RN, PHN, BSN. Together they help provide a safe environment for students and staff.
The Health Assistant is in the Health Office daily from 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. The Health Assistant is certified in First Aid and CPR/AED. The Assistant provides first aid, emergency care and illness interventions, and administers medication according to school district policy. She provides this care under the supervision of a Licensed School Nurse.
The Licensed School Nurse is on duty as the coordinator and supervisor of several Health Service offices throughout the district. The Licensed School Nurse schedules site visits and maintains contact with the Health Clerks regarding student's needs in each school.
Both the Health Assistant and Licensed School Nurse are available to address any questions or concerns related to your child.