Does your school need a nurse? We can help!
We have experienced RNs available to meet your staffing requirements:
Short-term or long-term coverage
- Direct hire
- Fill in
- Last minute subs
- One-on-one nursing
Building strong children: Why we need nurses in schools
An important article to inform and share with teachers, administrators, and everyone else interested in the health and well-being of children, how and why school nurses are needed to address the social, physical, and mental health needs of students and how school nurses are a positive return on investment, financially and in time spent on instruction. Maughan, E. D. (2016). Building strong children, Why every student needs a school nurse! American Educator. ... full article
Frequently Asked Questions from Clients on our Substitute School Nurse Services
Q. Do you complete a background check on your school nurses?
A. Yes. We conduct a FBI (national) and ISP (Illinois State Police), 7 year, criminal, fingerprint based, background check on all of our nurses that substitute at our school clients.
Q. Do you cover a 1 day need for a substitute school nurse?
A. Yes. Once we have an agreement in place, a school district can use our substitute school nurse services as little or as much as they need.
Q. What about a long term school nurse? What if our school nurse needs to take a medical leave for 3 months?
A. Yes, we have long term substitute school nurses. We can cover any length of time you need. 1 day to a full time school nurse for the whole school year, and, anything in between.
Q. What if we like your school nurse and want to hire the nurse permanently?
A. Our agreement includes substitute school nurses, temp to hire (conversion to hire), and, also, direct hire and the rates.
Q. How do we contact you when we need a substitute school nurse?
A. We are 'on-call' 24/7. Just call our office number, 847-775-7445, to place your request. After hours, choose our 'on-call' option and you will be connected to a live person that can help you.
Q. How much notice is required when we need a substitute school nurse?
A. You can call anytime. We are 'on-call' 24/7, for last minute, 1 day, short term or long term needs. We will always do our best to fill any need you have.
“I wanted (Assured Healthcare) to know what an outstanding job (your substitute nurse) did. (Her) documentation was like a champ.
... everything was wonderful when (I returned) and very organized. ... a couple of the kids said that you were so nice and usually they only tell (me) about the nurses they didn’t like. “ - thank you from school nurse at W.J. Murphy School in Round Lake Park after Assured Healthcare School Nurse substitute placement