River Valley’s Registered Nurse is available each day in school in order to:

  • Provide nursing assessment and care for students who are ill or injured;
  • Maintain immunization and health records on all students;
  • Oversee mandated screening programs consistent with Massachusetts General Law;
  • Dispense required medication; and
  • Act as a liaison to home, school, health care providers, and community.

In addition, a consulting physician is available on an as-needed basis.