Metro Area School Nurses Role in Special Education and Third Party Reimbursement


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Registration Closed.
Last Date to Register: 11/14/2023 11:59 PM
Last Date to Cancel: 11/14/2023 11:59 PM
Agency: Metro ECSU
Agency Contact: Bianca Virnig
Agency Assistant: Blia Xiong 612-638-1529
Location: Bethel University - Anderson Building
2 Pine Tree Drive
Arden Hills, MN 55112
Facility: 1st Floor - Community Room
11/16/2023 03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Presenters: Mary Heiman, and Dawn Willson, LSN’s with BrightworksMN.

Cost: $50.00, includes 3 nursing CEUs and a light box lunch. 

Payment via Cash, check, and PayPal. 


The workshop presentations will include:

  • Introduction to the role of the LSN in the special education process
  • Third Party Reimbursement for PCA Services and the Role of the Qualified Professional
  • Third Party Reimbursement for Nursing Services on an IEP


  • Describe the big-picture role of the nurse in accessing funding sources for nursing services listed on the IEP.
  • Describe Personal Care Assistance and billing requirements for IEP PCA services.
  • Review the qualifications and duties of the qualified professional (QP).
Cancellation: You can cancel your own registration for an event before the cancellation deadline. (Please check the event information for specific cancellation details.) If the event has a fee, refunds are possible only if cancellation is prior to the deadline. If you do not attend and do not cancel prior to an event, you are still responsible for payment and will be billed.

Special Accommodations: Please alert BrightWorks 2-3 weeks prior to the workshop/event if you need special accommodations, including sign language interpreters. (BrightWorks requires a notice of 2 business days to cancel a sign language interpreter. If you fail to cancel, we reserve the right to bill your school/district for this expense.) Update your profile as needed. Special accommodations are not included with each registration, but are stored in your profile until you make changes.