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Nurse's Notes

Hello Cumberland Christian Families,                                                                                                     August 2018

My name is Becky Bird, and I am so pleased to be the new school nurse.  I am looking forward to this new school year with all of you!

HEALTH CONCERNS: Prior to the first day of school, please update in RenWeb ANY severe allergies your child may have!!  For the safety of your child, it is imperative that we know this information, as well as any medications needed by the first day of school.  I can always be reached at bbird@cccrusader.org.

MEDICATIONS: NO child is to take or carry PRESCRIPTION OR OVER THE COUNTER MEDICATIONS to school.  If a child, by order of a physician, must receive medications in school, a prescription label IS NOT acceptable in lieu of an MD’s order.  A written order must be obtained.  The prescribed medication in its original container must be brought to school by the parent/guardian on the first day of school.  All medication MUST be administered in the nurses’ office.  If you administer medication to your child before he/she comes to school which could affect his/her performance, please send me an email (bbird@cccrusader.org).

I am in the process of reviewing immunization records.  If your student is missing one or more of the required immunizations and does not have a medical or personal beliefs exemption on file, you will be receiving a letter, along with a list of the state required immunizations.  We absolutely need this information back as soon as possible.

If your student has a chronic medical condition or a health concern and we have not yet spoken, please email me at bbird@cccrusader.org so that we can set up a time to discuss your student’s needs.

My goal is to team with you and the teachers to ensure your student’s health and safety while he/she is at school.  Please do not hesitate to contact me if I can be of any assistance.  Here’s to a great school year!

Respectfully, Becky Bird, RN

856-696-1600 ext. 317

Physicals

For any parent or guardian who is having difficulty obtaining a completed sports physical or school physical for his/her child for the 2019-2020 school year, Inspira Urgent Care can help. This is a walk-in facility open 7 days a week from 8am-8pm; the cost for a sport physical is only $20, and a school physical is the same price.
 
Here is a list of their 11 locations for the convenience of anyone needing their services.
 

East Vineland – 3722 East Landis Avenue, Vineland (856) 213–5900 

Glassboro – 200 Rowan Boulevard, Glassboro (856) 582–1500 

Haddon Township – 400 West Cuthbert Boulevard, Haddon Township (856) 559–4300 

Laurel Springs – 1238 Chews Landing Road, Clementon (856) 545–9500 

Mantua – 660 Woodbury-Glassboro Road, Suite 26, Sewell (856) 415–6188 

Mullica Hill – 201 Tomlin Station Road, Suite B, Mullica Hill (856) 241–2500 

Somerdale – 1 South White Horse Pike, Somerdale (856) 545–9610

Vineland – 1297 West Landis Avenue, Vineland (856) 507–8548 

Washington Township – 372 Egg Harbor Road, Suite 4A, Sewell (856) 218–5900 

Williamstown – 364 Cross Keys Road, Williamstown (856) 885–2600

Woolwich – 101 Lexington Road, Suite 530, Woolwich Township (856) 542–1300