The FDA has released a recall on certain EpiPen and EpiPen Jr. All EpiPens stored in the clinic have been checked. Any student with a medication that has been recalled, the parent has been notified. Please check your stock at home with the recalled lot numbers listed by the FDA.
Spring allergies are in full swing as you can see by the beautiful trees blooming. If your child takes seasonal allergy medication, it should be regularly administered during this time of year. Continue to remind students of good hygiene and frequent hand washing to prevent the spread of germs.
All medication, including cough drops, must be kept in the clinic with the appropriate paperwork completed. Over the counter medication paperwork can be found on the website and only needs to be completed by a parent or guardian.
Paperwork for EpiPens, Inhalers, and all other medications can be found on the Aquinas website. All medications requiring a prescription must have the appropriate paperwork filled out by a physician before being brought to the clinic.
All Aquinas students participating in an Aquinas sport are required to have a complete Aquinas Sports Physical which can be found on the Aquinas Website. The physical needs to be dated on or after June 1, 2016.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the nurses any time.