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School Nurse Denies Inhaler, Watches Student Lose Consciousness

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17yr old asthmatic student nearly died. The nurse refused him his inhaler because she didn't have a signed form. she watched him as he lost consciousness then locked the door. His mother found him against a wall, unable to breathe.

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Thursday May 24, 2012, 11:00 am
For goodness sake, do we really rely on people like this to teach our children!

Phillipa W (199)
Thursday May 24, 2012, 11:36 am
you need paperwork for an inhaler now??? paperwork or no, what sort of nurse is that?

Michele Wilkinson (106)
Thursday May 24, 2012, 12:22 pm
This is scary. Why on earth did the nurse not call 911??

Bianca D (87)
Thursday May 24, 2012, 12:25 pm

Jamie C (282)
Friday May 25, 2012, 6:18 pm
The school district is standing by the nurse we live in a sick world.
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