Health Office Information

News from the Health Office
Phone Number: 203-574-8317
Email: dcaro@waterbury.k12.ct.us

Medication Policy:
No medication will be given without a written prescription from a licensed physician/dentist, a written parent request and approval from the School Medical Advisor.
 
THE FOLLOWING GUIDELINES MUST BE MET:
 
-Medication must be brought to school by an adult responsible for the child’s care.
 
-Medication must be in the original container, with label stating how it is to be given.
 
-No more than a 45-day supply of medication should be brought in a one time.
 
-All medications must be picked up by the parent after the order for giving medication has expired or the school year ends.  All medication not picked up will be destroyed


Please make certain the Health Office is aware of any changes to your child’s health.  You may call the Nurse (203-574-8317), or you may email her at dcaro@waterbury.k12.ct.us