Jefferson Elementary School
Nurse's Corner

Nurse's Corner

Jefferson School Nurse

 

 

About Our Nurse

School Nurse: Ms. M. Polizzi RN CSN MSN

Education: Helene Fuld School Of Nursing RN, Diploma, La Salle University MSN, Stockton State College BSN- MSN , Rowen College CSN

Years of Experience: Have worked continuously in ICU, Trauma and Emergency room for the last 32 years. Worked intermittently for the previous 15 years as a school nurse

I have been a registered nurse since 1982. I began my career as a staff nurse in the critical care/trauma unit at Atlanticare Hospital in Atlantic City , New Jersey where I remained for the first 20 years of my career. I gradually transitioned into the Emergency Room where I have remained until now. During my career in the hospital, I chose to pursue my School Nurse Certification. I began working as a substitute school nurse and discovered that I enjoyed it so much I decided to take a school nurse position in a local high school for which I remained for 8 years until transferring into the elementary division.

I have found that working with school age children in a more community health setting has been very rewarding. My role as a school nurse has been to facilitate the health and well-being of all the students. My goal as a school nurse for Jefferson Elementary School will entail working together with the families and the school staff to assure your children's health and safety needs are met.

Please feel free to contact me at mpolizzi@trenton.k12.nj.us or 609-656-4660 ext. 3655

 

 

                                                                               

Contact Me
Polizzi, Melanie
Nurse (Jefferson Elementary School)
Office: 609-656-4900 x 3655
1 Whittlesey Road, Trenton, NJ 08618   |  (609) 656-4660
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