Medication Drop off Day
This is for students who will require medication to be dispensed at the health office during the school year. This does not include Acetaminophen, Ibuprofen, or Tums which are adminsterered with a parent's signature on the Emergency Blue Card.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
8:00 AM- 1:00 PM & 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Nurse's Office in each building
1)The physicians written order for each medication, including any over-the-counter edications which will need to be administered at school. The order should include the follow information:
a) Student's Name
b) Date of prescription
c) name of the medication
d) Dosage and route medication should be administered
e) Time medication should be administered
f) Any special instructions regarding the medication
****Note: The label on the container does not count as the physician's order.
2) The medication must be in the original container and labeled with the child's name, content identification and instructions for administration.
****Note: Ask the pharmacist for a "school bottle" with a complete label. Over-the-counter medication must be in the original bottle with a readable label.