Important Medication Information from Nurse Mendez
I want to remind you that the State of NJ has strict rules relating to administration of
medication to a student during school hours. "Medication" includes prescription and over-
the-counter medicine not limited to Tylenol (Acetaminophen), Motrin (Ibuprofen), eye
drops, cough drops and sun screen, even medicinal supplements such as vitamins cannot
be self-administered. The district has policies and regulations that the nursing staff must
Please feel free to call or email me if you have any questions or concerns.
Beatriz Mendez, RN
908-273-3807 Ext 6351
Please see the document
for specific district policy or view the original document in english and spanish.