• Health Center

    For health assistance
    Contact: Christen McCoy
    Phone: (513) 363-5121
    E-mail ( mccoych@cpsboe.k12.oh.us

    Dispensing Medication
    Medication can be dispensed at school only if the procedure listed below has been followed. These two documents must be on file in the school office:

    • A statement signed by the parent/guardian giving permission to dispense medication.
    • A completed form from the doctor listing the name of the medication, prescription number, dosage, possible side effects, physician's signature, and telephone number.
    • New forms must be completed at the beginning of each school year.

    Please note: 

    • Specific Over-the-Counter (OTC) medications can also be given with authorization from parents. Forms will be sent home at parent/guardian's request.
    • Medication must be in pill, capsule, or liquid form in a contained clearly marked from the pharmacist.
    • All medications must be kept in the office. The student with the knowledge of the Principal or his designee can keep inhalers.

    Emergencies (Student)

    In case of an emergency:

    • A student who becomes ill at school should inform the teacher.
    • When necessary, parents will be contacted.
    • The school Health Assistant is at the school every day.
    • It is important for an emergency telephone number to be on file in the school office.
    • Please send in the two emergency medical cards as soon as possible.