Carolyn Veglia Young, DNP, LSN, NCSN
Capitol Hill School
Monday - Friday 930am - 400pm
Distance Learning phone 612-548-1449
The students know me as Dr. Veglia.
I have been a nurse for over 20 years and a school nurse since 2016. I have cared for children and families in primary care clinics, in the emergency room and now in the school setting. I been lucky to be the School Nurse at Capitol Hill School since 2016.
I am passionate about keeping kids healthy and love working with children and their families. As a school nurse, I am dedicated to protect the health and safety of students and enhance the educational process by addressing health related barriers to learning.
Education: University of Pennsylvania: Bachelors of Science in Nursing & Master of Science in Nursing. University of Minnesota: Doctorate of Nursing Practice
Certifications: Nationally Certified School Nurse. Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.
I am originally from Massachusetts, but have lived in Minnesota since 2000. I live in Minneapolis with my three children, husband, dog and cat. In my free time I enjoy spending time with family and friends, traveling, walking in nature, reading and baking.
Google Meet Health Office Hours
Meeting Code: drveglia
Monday 10am - 12pm
Thursday 1pm - 3pm
And by appointment: Monday, Wednesday and Thursdays
Role of the Licensed School Nurse
Promotes student health and wellness.
Enhances students' ability to learn.
Manages school related health care for students
Develops plans for student health conditions
Provides emergency care for illnesses and injuries
Teaches students skills to manage their health
Refers student health concerns to clinics/physicians
Assists families to identify health resources
Works with local and state health officials around community health issues