Medications Print

When Required to give medication,I will follow strict procedures for storing and administering medication. For both patented (over the counter, not requiring a perscription) herbal remedies and prescription medication, I must and will:


-have the written permission of the parent,

including the date and time the medication.

-herbal remedy is to be given and the parent's  signature;

-record the date,time and amount of medication/herbal remedy given;

- record any reactions to medication/herbal remedy;

- administer according to directions on the label; and

-adminsiter only when the medication,herbal remedy is in the original container.

-medications of any kind, including things like cough syrup will not be adminstered"whenever the child needs it".


-The parent must give specific directions for the date, time and dosage to be given.