200 Hillvue Lane, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
1. Written authorization from the licensed prescriber must accompany all medications. That written authorization may come in the form of:
a. A completed North Allegheny School District Request for Medication Administration in School Form #3450 (link above), or
5. When someone other than the parent/guardian delivers medication to school:
a. Container is to be placed in a sealed envelope.
b. Medication is to be delivered to the health office upon student’s arrival at school.
6. Acceptable amounts of medication to be stored at school:
a. One-week supply for acute (short-term) illness
8. In addition, for students who carry and self administer emergency medications, an order is required from a licensed prescriber indicating that it is necessary for the student to carry the medication and that the student is competent of self administration. For student in grades 6 through 12, in lieu of a licensed prescriber statement, the nurse may make a determination that the student is competent of self administration (Form # 3450).