Disease Prevention & Treatment
Below are some common diseases/health concerns that we have seen in our schools. We have provided you with descriptions of these health concerns, preventative measures, and treatment plans in a downloadable pdf format straight from the CDC (Center of Disease Control). If you have any questions please feel free to contact the school district nurse, Marie Magnan, R.N, BSN at 262-5463 or at magnanm@prescott.k12.wi.us.

Stopping the Spread of Disease & Germs
Cover Your Cough
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or
  • Cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve, not your hands
  • Put your used tissue in the waster basket
Clean Your Hands
  • Clean your hands after coughing or sneezing
  • Wash hands with soap and warm water or
  • Clean with alcohol-based hand cleanser
Influenza (Flu)
Cold vs. Flu
MRSA Infection
Head Lice
Hand Foot & Mouth Disease
Strep Throat
Whooping Cough
Food Allergies