Catawba County News
Thrill from nursing
Published: April 04, 2019
School Nurse Suzanne Baer is rewarded every day as she sees improvements in children’s health.
“My favorite thing is doing vision screenings on children. I sometimes have to send a letter home saying a child failed their vision screening and recommending further examination,” she said. “When I see them come back with glasses, it’s a thrill. It’s a small victory for me but it’s a huge gain for the child. Having those new glasses removes barriers to learning. If a child cannot see, they cannot read or see the board.”
Suzanne Baer is one of the dedicated people who is #makinglivingbetter every day in Catawba County. #IAmPublicHealth #nationalpublichealthweek #nphw Read her full story here.Download: PDF file