There are currently around 2,000 school nurses, a decline of nearly 30% since 2010.
Community nurses are the "unsung heroes in the health service".
The new guidelines aim to tackle harm to patients by providing clear advice.
Better working relationship GPs and the upskilling of care home staff could be the answer.
Pharmacists will initially see minor conditions, such as earache or sore throats.
The majority of patients also reported a positive experience with out of hours services
Only 4,031 "full-time" district nurses are now working in the NHS in England.
Older people are unable to access residential or home care, regardless of whether they can pay for it or not.
There have been in excess of 50 deaths where a build-up of emollients has contributed to the speed and intensity of a fire.