47. Student Self-Administration of Medications
STUDENT SELF-ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATIONS (Refer to BOE Policy JGFGBA)
The self-administration of medication is allowed for eligible students in grades K–12. As used in this policy medication means a medicine for the treatment of anaphylaxis or asthma including but not limited to any medicine defined in current federal regulation as an inhaled bronchodilator or auto-injectable epinephrine. Self-administration is the student’s discretionary use of an approved medication for which the student has a prescription or written direction from a health care provider.