In Fall 2016, Rebecca Nelson, FNP will join Ravenscroft as the Coordinator of Jones Health Center.Students, faculty and staff who become ill or are injured at school receive expert and caring assistance from Rebecca Nelson, FNP. Our nurse dispenses medications, maintains student health records, performs visual screenings at specific grade levels, encourages good health practices, and coordinates services with each division's guidance counselor to benefit students, families and staff.
The School Nurse in on campus during regular school hours. She will call parents when a child needs to go home. Medications sent from home to be taken at School by Lower and Middle School students are administered by the nurse. Upper School students may take their medications after completing a permission form in the Murphy Hall Upper School office.
Our nurse is located in the Jones Health Center, given in memory of Mr. Seby Jones, and dedicated in March 2001. The center, often referred to as "the cottage," is centrally located on campus across the quad from the Fine Arts Center. The building has an office, waiting room, treatment rooms and rooms with cots for resting.