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Health Office

At TCI, we know that kids learn best when they are healthy!

TCI works with The Mountainside Family Practice of Verona for physician services. Drs. Schlam and/or Saba come to the TCI campus every week for individual conferences, consultation and staff workshops.

Physicals/Sports Physicals and Screening

Physical examinations and periodic developmental physicals are required by the state. Physicals are also required for participation in middle and high school sports. Paperwork for sports physicals, which are required for middle and high school students, can be found here.

Nurse screenings for growth and development are provided for each student annually, in accordance with state requirements.

Immunization Records/Medical Records

Upon entry to TCI, students must have an updated Immunization Record (A-45). All medical information, along with copies of Individualized Health Care Plans (IHPs) or Asthma Treatment Plans (ATPs), if applicable, must also be submitted. Student health records are confidential, and are filed and locked in the Nurse's Office. TCI can provide Tuberculosis Testing (Mantoux Test), if necessary.

Medication/Medication Administration

All medication (prescribed by the student’s doctor or over-the-counter) must be stored with and administered by the School Nurse. Medications must be delivered to the school nurse or other staff member by an adult. Under no circumstances may any student carry medications, and no medication can be delivered in a student’s backpack. Medication cannot be sent home.

All Prescription and Over-the-Counter medications must have all authorization forms signed by the physician AND the parent in order to be administered. All forms may be download from this website.

Contact Information

 

Rebecca Casey
The Children's Institute
1 Sunset Avenue
Verona, NJ 07044
Phone: 973-509-3050 x261
Fax: 973-509-3060
Dorthy Churrango
TCI High School
6 Regent Street
Livingston, NJ 07039
Phone: 973-509-3050 x410
Fax: 973-740-2021

 

 

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