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In accordance with school policy and state mandates, if your child needs to take any prescription or over the counter medications during school, the following procedure must be followed before the school nurse will administer medication to your child.
The four necessary requirements are:
- Providewritten physician statement identifying the type, dosage and purpose of the medication.
- Providewritten parent/guardian permission for nurse to give the medication prescribed by physician.
- Provide medication inoriginal labeled pharmacy container (pharmacies will provide an extra labeled container) with the child’s name, date, name of medication, dosage schedule and physician’s name. Nonprescription drugs are to be in original container.
- Parent/guardian (not the child) must bring in all medication to the school nurse.