• Nurse Welcome to the Health Office

     

    nurse Weekly Updates

     

    Update as of 6/15/20
     
    George White School families---
    There is no telling how long it will take before we are "back to normal" from COVID 19, prudence will dictate a slow and incremental path back to our old routines. 
    I want to wish you all a safe and healthy summer.
     
     
     
     
     
    Hillsdale Boro Office of Emergency Management (OEM)
    If you are a senior citizen and in need of medication, food shopping or any other help, please call
    Kathy Elgert 201.664.7100 ext 110 our local assistance director.
    Please practice safe social distancing, use face coverings and refrain from using the
    Boro Ballfields
    Stay safe and Healthy
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Stay Healthy and wash your hands-SOCIAL DISTANCING
     
    Please see Mr. Lombardys district wide communications for details  and updates regarding our school closings per order of the Bergen County Executive.
     
    Welcome to remote learning, please feel free to reach out to me via e mail:   cfanelli@hillsdaleschools.com   for any questions or concerns that you may have.
     
    Remember to wash your hands at least 20 seconds and do not touch your face. cover your cough and stay home if you feel sick. and follow social distancing precautions.   
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
      
     
     
     
     

     
    Weekly Announcement  
     
      
     
     
     
    Dental Information Above 
     
     
     

     
                   flu     Seasonal Flu Information         
     
     
    Please see the below link to the CDC website for general information specific to the 2019-2020 flu season. It's not too early to be vaccinated! Other important links below
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
     
    Please remember to keep your children home, if they have a fever and MUST BE 24 HOURS FEVER FREE BEFORE RETURNING TO SCHOOL without the use of fever-reducing medication.
     
    ABSENCES: Please be sure to send your child in with a either a doctor's note or note from home explaining the reason for the absence. 
     
    Please let me know if your child has any communicable illnesses/issues ex. strep throat, influenza, or conjunctivitis, impetigo, or head lice. 
     
    All medications, prescriptions, AND non-prescriptions require a physician's order and a dated note from home giving permission for me to administer that medication accordingly. 
     
    Administration of medication forms/EPI Pen designee paperwork and self-administration of medication are on my website under MEDICAL FORMS for this year's medications. This must be done on a yearly basis for renewal with doctors and parents' signature on these forms. 
     
    Please be sure to give me a call or email me, if you have any health concerns for your child. Do not hesitate to contact me at 201.664.0567 for any questions or concerns. I am here to help and my door is always open!
     
    All State Mandated screenings will be given this year such as height, weight, vision, blood pressure, hearing and scoliosis screenings. 
     

     
    allergies
     
     This is to remind you that parties including food are not permitted.  Parties and celebrations can be safe and fun without food.  Please review our revised Food Allergy Guidelines for additional information.  They can be found on the Health Office websites for each school.  For your convenience, here is a link.  If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to contact me!
     

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    All New Student Physical Examination forms, Immunization forms, and Questionnaires are due NOW.  All completed Food Allergy Packets, Medication Administration forms, and other medical plans/forms are due NOW.  If you need to bring in medication for your child, please remember to complete all paperwork.  Our Food Allergy Guidelines were revised and approved over the summer.  Please be sure to view them.  

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    tips    
     
     
    PARENT PORTAL-Please be sure to update your contact/emergency contact information if you have any changes
    to your home, cell or work numbers. These are important contact phone numbers if your child is ill, for the nurse to contact you for an emergency.
    Please review this whenever you change a home or cell phone number, or change an emergency contact person.
     
     
    HEALTH OFFICE Weekly Information link
    in the George White Weekly Parent Newsletter
     
    This is the primary way of communicating important Health Information to our School community. Specifically, you may also go to the School Website - to HEALTH OFFICE under the OUR SCHOOL tab, to view important weekly communicalble health information.