Managing pupils healthcare needs is a statutory requirement for schools to support pupils with healthcare needs and ensure minimal disruption to their education. A policy has been developed by Denbighshire Education and Children’s Services with schools and partners which the school governing body has adopted.
The Policy and Guidance are in line with Welsh Government Statutory Guidance
By exception there might be occasions when this medication is required unexpectedly during the school day. In this eventuality as long as written consent is received this can be given e.g. consent via email and appendix 2 of the above policy must be completed and returned to school as soon as possible.