Medication

Prescription medications

  • The medication permission form is part of the care plan and must be signed by the parent and physician.
  • Medication form must be renewed annually.
  • Medication container must be labeled by the pharmacy with the medication name, dose and physician’s name.
  • Medication are to be brought to the health services office by a parent or responsible adult.

Prescription Medication Form

 

Nonprescription or over-the-counter medications

  • Nonprescription medications are to come to school in the original unopened container.
  • Sample sized are recommended.
  • Nonprescription medications sent to school in a plastic bag and/or mixed with other medications will be returned.
  • Nonprescription medications can only be given according to manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Inappropriate age or dose will not be given without a physician’s order.
  • Parent must complete the nonprescription medication form with the name of the medication, dosage requirements, and student’s name.
  • The health service office does stock or dispense any nonprescription medications that have not come from home with appropriate documentation.

Non-prescription Medication Form

 

Hutchinson Public Schools

Hutchinson Public Schools