Welcome to the Virginia Association of School Nurses, Incorporated (VASN, Inc.), a nonprofit specialty nursing organization for school nurses. VASN is the leading expert in school health services for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Our mission is improving the health and educational success of children and youth in our state. We accomplish this by (a) advancing quality school health services and health education throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia, (b) promoting the professional interests and rights of VASN members, and (c) operating as an educational organization for our members.
Please browse our website, VASN.us, so aptly chosen since VASN really is each of us within the membership. Visit the News page for the latest events and member accolades, for regional and national professional development opportunities see the Education section, to become more informed about the news, issues, advocacy, and legislation that influence school health practice in the Commonwealth of Virginia visit the Members Only section. If you are not already a member, please see the Membership section for more information, or if you are ready to become part of the professional organization representing School Nurses in Virginia click here for the application.
Whether you are new to VASN or an experience member, we encourage you to become an active member of VASN. Please check in often for updates, activities, and opportunities. Please contact me if you are interested in working on a VASN committee or a specific VASN project. On behalf of our Officers and Executive Committee, we look forward to seeing you at our regional, state, and national events.
VASN President 2013-2015
The National Association of School Nurses’ 2014 Annual Conference June 28 – July 1 (Pre-conference June 27), in San Antonio, Texas. Registration Now Open.