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School Nurses

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There are more than 77,000 registered nurses working as school nurses, according to the Health Resources and Services Administration. School nurses are employed by private and public schools at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. They also work in parochial schools, vocational schools, and preschools. The National Association of School Nurses reports that school nurses also work for departments of health, public health departments and agencies, hospitals, and hospital districts. 

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