No prescribed or over the counter medication shall be dispensed by any school district personnel unless the school nurse has on file an order from a physician plus
written parental permission authorizing the appropriate personnel to dispense
the medication in accordance with the directions of the physician.
The physician’s order shall include:
· The name of the student
· The name of the medication
· The dosage of the medication and the route of administration
· The time and the frequency of the administration
· The name, address and phone number of the prescribing physician
Any medication administered by school personnel must be delivered to the school nurse,
If the physician order states that a student may carry and self-administer an Asthma
In cases when any of the above criteria cannot be met and the administration
of the medication is necessary, the parent or guardian may come to school to
administer the medication.