Legal Issues in Student Health
6/9/20 from 3:30-4:30 pm, or archived
Log in accessible within 30 minutes of registration for 1 year
Instructors: David Nash, Esq., LEGAL ONE Director; Rebecca Gold, Retired Director of Human Resources, Wayne Yankus, M.D., F.A.A.P., Past President of NJ Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics and current school physician
School districts have numerous requirements related to addressing the health needs of students. This webinar will provide an overview of key legal requirements related to addressing students with medical needs, including emergency administration of medicine, responding to students on field trips, addressing situations that may occur in athletics, responding to suspected substance abuse and potential overdose and the legal rights of students, parents and school officials under FERPA, HIPAA and other requirements.