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2018-19 HEALTH EXAMINATION FORMS AND SAMPLE LETTERS: (Effective starting 7/1/18)

Section 136.3 regarding Health Examinations and Screenings will change. The new regulations for health examinations for attendance will be required for new entrants and in grades Pre-K or K, 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, and 11.

  • The only form that may be used to document health examinations for students attending public school is the approved form titled; NYSED (New York State Education Department) Student Health Examination Form (the form is not currently available, but will be this spring)
  • The new NYS School Health Examination Form is not required for physicals done prior to 7/1/18.
  • To assist with the transition, during the 2018-2019 school year schools may accept any health examination form provided.  
  • In 2019-2020 ONLY the approved form will be accepted. 
  • The Approved NYSED Student Health Examination Form for School will be available this spring on the New York State Center for School Health (NYSCSH) website at www.schoolhealthny.com on the Samples|Forms|Notifications page. 

 

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