ERIC Number: ED252945
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
School Health Services. Minimum Standards Implementation Series.
Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education.
One of a series of documents prepared in conjuntion with the revised minimum standards adopted in 1983 by the Ohio State Board of Education for elementary and secondary schools, this publication is an elaboration of those portions of the minimum standards pertaining to school health services. Following the text of the standard and a brief introduction, sections of the revised Code are listed that pertain to the following school health concerns: (1) immunization and communicable diseases, (2) emergency medical authorization, (3) screening and counseling, (4) emergency procedures, (5) supervision, (6) first aid facilities and materials, and (7) additional considerations regarding school health services. In each section, requirements are paraphrased from the Revised Code or from the Administrative Rules of state governmental agencies, followed by suggestions for implementing the minimum standards in compliace with the Revised Code and Administrative Rules. Sample forms and related information are also included within each section. Appendixes provide the text of the selected sections of the Revised Code and the Ohio Administrative Code, followed by a list of health-related agencies and associations. (TE)
Descriptors: Administrative Policy, Ancillary School Services, Communicable Diseases, Compliance (Legal), Elementary Secondary Education, Health Facilities, Health Programs, Immunization Programs, Legal Responsibility, Medical Services, School Health Services, School Law, State Agencies, State Legislation, State School District Relationship, State Standards
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Identifiers: Ohio; Ohio State Board of Education
Note: For related documents, see EA 017 445-459.