School Nurse: Carrie Turner, RN,BSN
Direct Number to the Nurse: 434-239-2636 ext 527
Any medication (Tylenol, Ibuprofen, Midol, cough drops) to be administered at school MUST BE BROUGHT in a new container by the parents or student with the completed and signed form. Medication authorization forms and health care plans are renewed EACH school year. A separate medication authorization form is required for EACH medication brought to school by the parent.
Individual Health Care Plans
Individual Health Care Plans are required for all students with a medical diagnosis including but not limited to asthma, diabetes, seizure disorder and severe food or insect allergies necessitating availability of Epi-pens. If your child self-administers any medications during the school day an appropriate Health Care Plan must be completed by your MD .Please select the appropriate clinic form/forms for your child's condition and return or fax to BHS. Parents are responsible for providing the updated yearly Individual Health Care Plan to the school. Forms are available online and at the school. Parents/Guardians are responsible for providing updated plans EACH SCHOOL YEAR. All necessary forms are available in the school office or on the BHS website.
Transfer students must show immunization documentation when registering at BHS. Parents of transfer students are welcomed to visit the clinic for clarification of any health concerns or policies that may be different form the previous school district.
Screenings for vision, hearing and scoliosis are mandated by VDOE for all 10th graders. The screenings will take place during PE. The scoliosis opt out form is also in that section and must be completed and returned to the nurse for your child to not be screened. You may write on the scoliosis form if you want other screenings omitted.