EARLY CHILDHOOD HEALTH PROGRAM

The EMSD #37 Early Childhood Health Program includes the following:

  • Certified school nurse

  • Review of health and immunization records

  • Vision/Hearing Screening

  • Individualized health care planning as needed

  • Assessment of growth

  • Parent health education and nutrition programs

  • Physician referral assistance

  • Physical assessment

  • Follow-up of health problems

  • Access to Give Kids a Smile Dental Program (1-2 times yearly)

IMMUNIZATIONS AND OTHER MEDICAL REQUIREMENTS

For more information concerning health related issues (immunizations, physical examinations, lead screening, head lice policy, medication policy, etc.) see the East Moline School District #37 Student-Parent Handbook.

ILLNESS AND CONTAGIOUS DISEASE

If your child is sick, please keep him/her home. Your child should remain home until his/her symptoms have subsided and he/she has not had a temperature for 24 hours. Keep your child at home if he/she is vomiting, has diarrhea, has a temperature (of 100.4 or higher), or has an undiagnosed rash. Please contact the Early Childhood Office to report the absence at 309-796-1251 ext 4.

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