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Technology has had a tremendous impact on the health care field in assisting health professionals through increased efficiency, accuracy, cost savings, and improved communication between health professionals and patients. Translated into the school health setting, these improvements support best care for students as well as best practice for school nurses.

The Technology in the School Health Office webpage provides information to support school health professionals' understanding of technology and how it can be integrated into professional practice, as well as how school nurses can advocate for the inclusion of school health data in the broader landscape of health information technology initiatives at the state and national level. on electronic health records, national and state health IT initiatives, and resources. It also contains basic technology terminology and information on media such as Facebook, Linked In, Twitter, and RSS Feeds. 

Click here to view The Technology in the School Health Office webpage.