Oswego City School District
120 East First Street
Oswego, New York 13126
Phone: 315-341-2000

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Adoption Date: 12/20/2011
1000 - BY-LAWS

THE ROLE OF THE BOARD OF EDUCATION
1338 Duties of the School Physician/Nurse Practitioner

 

The school physician/nurse practitioner shall be appointed by the Board of Education. The duties of the school physician/nurse practitioner shall include, but are not limited to, the following:

 

a)            Performs professional medical services in the examination and care of school children;

 

b)            Performs routine examinations of school children to detect the presence of contagious diseases and physical defects;

 

c)            Serves as an on call member on the Committee on Special Education;

 

d)           Reports to the Board on school health services;

 

e)            Coordinates scheduling for physical examinations to all students participating in interscholastic athletics;

 

f)             Develops the program of health service in accordance with policies approved by the Board and as directed by the Superintendent of Schools;

 

g)            Conducts physical exams for all bus drivers and substitutes prior to employment and annually thereafter;

 

h)      Conducts physical exams for all new employees (instructional and non-instructional);

 

i)       Conducts a medical evaluation on any employee at the request of the Board of Education.

 

 


Policy References:
Education Law Sections 902,913 and 6902