• The Administration of Medication in School            

     medicine

    The State of New York mandates that the school nurse follow the procedures listed below:

     

    1.              All medication, including non-prescription drugs, given in school must be prescribed by a licensed medical doctor.

    2.               A written request from the physician must be on file. This request must indicate the dosage and frequency of the prescribed drug.

    3.       A written request from the parent to administer  medication

            must be on file.

    4.               The parent must assume responsibility to have the medication delivered to the Health Office in a properly labeled original container.

     

    PLEASE DO NOT SEND ANY TYPE OF MEDICATION TO SCHOOL WITH YOUR CHILD

     
     

    Medication Administration Form


     

     
     
Last Modified on January 30, 2017