Health Office

Michelle McKeown
School Nurse

Ext: 229
mmckeown@bedminsterschool.org

 Welcome to the Bedminster

School Nurse's Office

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Ms. Michelle McKeown, RN BSN CSN

908-234-0768 x229

mmckeown@bedminsterschool.org

 

Ms. Sally Ahmadi, RN (part-time)

908-234-0768 x225  

sahmadi@bedminsterschool.org 


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BEDMINSTER HealthAlerts Heartbeat

  • Possible Malfunction in Epinephrine Auto-Injector Devices for the "Amneal or Impax’s 0.3mg epinephrine auto-injector received after December 20, 2018". 

If you have an auto-injector named above, check that your injector has the yellow "stop collar". For step-by-step directions to confirm your injector has its "stop collar", or to know more, follow the link listed below.

https://community.kidswithfoodallergies.org/blog/alert-possible-malfunction-of-amneal-and-impax-laboratories-epinephrine-auto-injector-device?utm_source=KFA+Strides+Mailing+List&utm_campaign=88246ec0dd-&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_c25c5cef21-88246ec0dd-98866987

Auto-Injector Recall

  • COVID-19 The symptoms are consistent with a respiratory illness such as cough, fever, and shortness of breath. It can be spread through person-to-person contact.

                                                                                                                     

NJ Department of Health: Novel Coronavirus     heart and stethescope              

The NJ Department of Health Stay at Home Order announced statewide by Governor Murphy. This article lists non-essential businesses that are closed Click here

Travelers Prohibited from Entry to the United States 

COVID-19 Symptom Checker This self- assessment tool can be used as a self-assessment tool to determine what actions you can take to protect you and your loved ones’ health and help determine whether you should be tested for COVID-19.

COVID-19 - Health Information

Letter from the Nursing Department

Parent Letter from Health Department and Superintendent 

Coronavirus Outbreaks: What is Coronavirus?

What You Need to Know about Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Coronavirus: Facts, Symptoms & Prevention                                                                           

Spread Facts Not Fear

Child Sickness Guidelines

Talking with Children about Disease - Tips for Parents, Teachers & Caregivers                   

Helping children cope with stress during the 2019-nCoV outbreak

Why outbreaks like coronavirus spread exponentially, and how to "flatten the curve"               

Highlights of Expert Panel on COVID-19 from Harvard, MIT, Mass General Hospital                   

Communication material for coronavirus for those who are deaf or hard of hearing


ATTENTION ALL ATHLETES, PLEASE SEE LINK TO THE LEFT FOR CURRENT SPORTS INFORMATION 


School Medical Forms- click on hyperlinks to access documents chart

All students must have an Emergency Medical Form on file in the health office.  If your child is ill or injured at school, it is important that you be contacted as soon as possible.  Medical emergency forms are distributed annually at the end of summer/beginning of school year or registration.  

 

If your child must take medication at school, parent and physician written permission are required.  Please complete one of the following:

 

Generic Medication Forms

A)  Prescription Medication Authorization Form -  Students with medication orders for asthma and/or food allergies must additionally supply an action plan with their medication orders. 

  

B) Non-Prescription Medication Authorization Form- This form is for Over-the-Counter (OTC) Medications which your physician must complete.

 

Specific Medication Forms 

Asthma Action Plan

Allergy Action Plan 

Medication Authorization Form for Life Threatening Allergies

Food Allergy Management Plan


Well-Visit Physicals

If your child is has a physical examination by his/her family health care provider, a report form is requested for updating school records. 

 

For Grades Pre-K-5, please use the Physical Exam Form (Grades Pre-K 5)  form. 

 

 formPhysical Physical Exam Form (Grades 6-8)For Grades 6-8, please use the