Buchanan County Public Health Nurse Hired

Schloss brings to the departmenta wide range of nursing experiences. She has worked as a staff, camp, clinic, homecare,and schoolnurse. Teri also brings with her an educational background which will complement the remainder of the public health staff. She obtained her Associate Degree in Nursing, going on to complete her Bachelor of Science Nursing (BSN), and most recently her Masters of Science Nursing(MSN)with Emphasis in Health Advocacy in 2013. Tai Burkhart, incoming Director, commented, “Teri has a solid foundation in nursing experiences and educationfor public health work. Her skills strengthen oursmall local public health department and enable it tocontinue to thrive and serve the residents of our county.I look forward to her expertise assistingthe department’stransition during this time of staff change.”For more information regarding the Public Health Department visit our website atwww.buchanancounty iowa.org/services/public_health/index.php.