A Registered Nurse (Division One), experienced in Emergency Care and Adolescent Health, is available in the Health Centre between 8.00 am and 4.00 pm each day. Trained Staff, with a Level Two First Aid Certificate, are available at all other times during the school day, excursions and on camps.
Medications, which your son needs to take during the school hours, should be held in the Health Centre. Apart from asthma relievers i.e. Ventolin, Asmol. Nurses may dispense "over-the-counter" medications (e.g. Dexsal, Mylanta, Paracetamol) as they deem appropriate, unless parents request otherwise.
Please keep the nurses updated and informed regarding medication, serious illness or stress in the family.
The nurses have a large network of resources, support groups and information available to students and parents. Please contact us if you have any queries or concerns regarding your son's health or welfare.
The Nurses can be contacted directly on 03 8561 1159.