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The School Nurse’s Role With IEP’s

July 22, 2021 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The School Nurse’s Role With IEP’s

A free Webinar Co-Sponsored by: The Illinois Association of School Nurses and The NASN Special Needs School Nurses – Special Interest Group.

The purpose of this educational activity is to inform school nurses regarding their role with serving students through a special education IEP and how to document health information on the IEP.

When: Thursday, July 22, 2021  7:00 – 8:30pm EST / 6:00 – 7:30pm CST


Lisa A. Lawson, Ed.D. Assistant Superintendent for Student Services, Brandywine School District, Willmington, Delaware

MaryAnn Strawhacker, MPH, BSN, RN, SEN. Special Education Nurse Consultant, Heartland Area Education Agency, Iowa


  1. Describe how a student may receive health services in one of the 13 categories of disability as defined by IDEA 2004.
  2. Give 2 examples of how states may differ in their application of federal and state special education law.
  3. Define direct and indirect nursing services that can be included in an IEP and give an example of each.
  4. Explain where on the IEP forms to document health information and health services.

CNE’s: 1.5 CNE’s will be provided upon completion of this program

For any questions, please contact Linda Kimel at froglkimel@gmail.com.

The Illinois Association of School Nurses is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91). 1.5 CE’s will be awarded to participants who attend the entire program and complete the evaluation. No partial credit will be awarded.


July 22, 2021
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm