The RBS nurse works cooperatively with parents to improve the health and education of all students by having healthy kids in class ready to learn and by getting sick kids the help they need.
Some ways the parents can assist this goal:
Maintaining a current immunization record by submitting an updated record ONLY when new shots have been given. Note: This is NOT an annual requirement! More information can be found at The Department of Health and Mental Hygiene’s back to school immunization page.
Medical Administration Form (click to download): This form covers the following:
- General over-the-counter medications: Tylenol (acetaminophen), Ibuprofen, Benadryl, Sugar-Free Cough Drops, Chloraseptic Menthol Lozenges, Tums, & Hydrocortisone Cream
- Rescue medications: Inhalers, Nebulizers, and Epipens
Prescription Medication Administration Form (click to download): This form covers the following:
- ADD medication
For the safety of all children, please do not allow your child to carry ANY medications other than authorized emergency rescue medications. Rescue medications (certain inhalers and epipens) can be authorized by the physician on this form.
If you have any questions, you can reach me through the contact us form. Thank you and let’s have a healthy and blessed school year!
Jennifer Schumacher, RN