School Nurse

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Rhenda Biesiada | (587) 974-1461 | Lansing, MI


I am a School Nurse with over 1 year of experience working in the school system. I have a passion for helping children and adolescents, and I am dedicated to providing the best possible care for my patients. I have extensive experience in managing chronic health conditions, administering medication, and providing emergency care. I am also skilled in communicating with parents and guardians about their child's health status and needs.


School Nurse at School Nurse, Inc., MIJun 2022 - Present

  • Developed and implemented a school-wide health screening program that increased the number of students being screened for vision, hearing, and scoliosis by 20%.
  • Successfully advocated for additional funding from the district to purchase new equipment and supplies needed for the health screenings.
  • Created an online database to track all student health information which improved communication between nurses, teachers, administrators, and parents.
  • Trained staff on how to administer EpiPens in case of severe allergic reactions. As a result, there were no cases of any students having severe reactions during the year.
  • Led weekly wellness sessions for kindergarteners where they learned about handwashing, healthy eating habits, and exercise.

Assistant School Nurse at School Health Corporation, MISep 2021 - May 2022

  • Assisted in the development and implementation of school-wide health initiatives.
  • Led annual professional development training for staff on emergency procedures.
  • Monitored immunization rates and worked with families to ensure compliance.
  • Coordinated care for students with chronic health conditions.
  • Developed individualized healthcare plans for students with special needs.
  • Responded to medical emergencies during school hours.


Associate Degree in Nursing at Grand Rapids Community College, MIAug 2017 - May 2021

I have learned how to provide care for patients, how to work with other members of a healthcare team, and how to think critically when making decisions about patient care.


  • Nursing
  • Pediatrics
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Health Education
  • Nutrition

Launie Zilinski | (467) 702-6613 | Bismarck, ND


As a School Nurse with over 1 year of experience, I have gained a strong understanding of the importance of maintaining student health and well-being. My responsibilities have included conducting health assessments, providing immunizations, administering medication, and educating staff and students on various health topics. Through my work, I have developed excellent communication and organizational skills that allow me to effectively manage Student Health Services. In addition, I am passionate about promoting healthy lifestyles for all students and families.


School Nurse at Sanford Health, NDApr 2022 - Present

  • Led school-wide health initiatives that resulted in a decrease in student absences by 10%.
  • Implemented a new immunization program that increased compliance rates by 15%.
  • Collaborated with teachers and administrators to develop individualized education plans for students with chronic health conditions.
  • Conducted trainings for staff on topics such as first aid, CPR, and bloodborne pathogens.
  • Monitored the medication administration program to ensure compliance with state regulations.

Assistant School Nurse at Essentia Health, NDSep 2021 - Mar 2022

  • Successfully completed training to become a certified school nurse.
  • Successfully implemented a new system for tracking student immunizations.
  • Successfully created and implemented an asthma action plan for students with asthma.
  • Conducted 50 health screenings for vision, hearing, scoliosis, etc.
  • Provided nursing care to 100 students with acute illnesses or injuries.


Associate Degree in Nursing at Bismarck State College, Bismarck, NDAug 2017 - May 2021

Some skills I've learned are: critical thinking, time management, teamwork, and effective communication.


  • Nursing
  • Pediatrics
  • First Aid
  • CPR
  • Health Education
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Medication Administration