Properly completing school forms requires an updated medical history, recent physical exam, up to date weight, and often involves dosing adjustments for emergency medications. These tasks cannot be properly performed without an office visit taking place within the last 6 months. This is a medical liability and safety issue, and exceptions will not be made.
Please be thoughtful that we simply do not have the bandwidth to properly handle the form needs of all our student patients in such a short window of time. Please be advised that you are unlikely to secure an appointment before the first day of school.
In order to facilitate the process, please pay attention to the following checklist:
This policy has been created to ensure that all children have emergency action plans and school health plans that are accurate and up to date. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.