Connect With Us



A good news story for the Marshalltown School District.

by KIX101.1 /1230 KFJB News Department posted Dec 2 2013 10:13AM
News From the Marshalltown School District and McFarland Clinic:
Jodi Faustlin, Executive Director McFarland Clinic, on behalf of the Marshalltown McFarland physicians, presented supplies needed by the school nursing staff in the Marshalltown Community School District.  
Two nebulizers and tubing for breathing treatments and 8 pulse oximeter finger readers were given to the district.
Students with asthma often need to be assessed, treated and monitored while at school. Sometimes medication is administered using a nebulizer machine that is prescribed by the health care provider.
A pulse oximeter complements the school nurses assessment of respiratory illness, asthma and cardiac problems. It provides information that the school nurse will use to determine the students overall health status.  Since the pulse oximeter rapidly detects oxygen concentration, it is a quick and very effective assessment tool to determine an appropriate treatment.


Filed Under :
12/02/2013 10:13AM
A good news story for the Marshalltown School District.
Please Enter Your Comments Below
Title :
Comment :
On Air Now
Kix Listener Club
Recent Posts
Family of F-1 driver says Bianchi still in critcal condition
Bumgarner, Giants beat Royals to win World Series
Zac Brown band one of many acts accompanying Playoff
Soccer player's sexist tweet results in three-game ban
Soccer ref disciplined after breaking protocol to watch Ed Sheeran
Tag Cloud
No Tags Found !