Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelor of Science in Nursing Registered Nurse Public Health Nurse Licensed School Nurse Nationally Certified School Nurse Asthma Educator Certification
Ms. Susan Mather
As your school nurse, I am honored to care for your children while they are at school. I work to stay current on the latest information on child health and development. I am a Bachelor's prepared Registered Nurse who holds state and national school nurse certification. My previous experience includes working in a family practice clinic and working in a clinic for homeless individuals and families. I have been the nurse at Barack and Michelle Obama Elementary since 2009. I specialize in working with students who have asthma and I have additional certification in asthma education.
What does a School Nurse do?
Keep students healthy, safe and ready to learn
Manage chronic diseases
Provide hearing and vision screening
Teach health education classes
Manage food allergies
Ensure immunization compliance
Work with the Special Education Team
If you have any questions or concerns about your child's health, please feel free to call me or stop by my office. I am available at Obama Elementary Monday through Friday from 7:00am-3:00pm.
Susan Mather, RN, LSN, AE-C