NJ Department of Health

Enterovirus-D68 (EV-D68) Frequently Asked Questions

 

Give Kids A Smile Program

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For those who qualifiy ALL dental procedures are 100% free

February 5, 2016

call 1-877-576-9278

Contact them 60 days prior to schedule an appointment

LINKS TO VISIT:

http://www.pandemicflu.gov/professional/school/childguidance.html

STATE of New Jersey WEEKLY UPDATE

10 FAQs for Immunization Programs and Providers

Healthy Kids Poster

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Get up-to-date information about Asthma

Notification of Pesticide Use

ORAL CANCER SCREENING

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NJ FAMILY CARE

Students and families who are in need of health insurance are encouraged to contact
NJ Family Care @ 1-800-701-0710 or www.njfamilycare.org

The Department of Human Services is mailing easy-to-complete applications for NJ FamilyCare to parents who indicated on their 2009 NJ 1040 tax return that they had an uninsured child in their home. As you know, NJ FamilyCare is free or low-cost health insurance for uninsured children and some low-income parents. Children with health coverage are more likely to get the preventative care they need to stay healthy and are ready to learn.

FAMILY CARE FLYER

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Parents should look for a yellow envelope marked, NJ FAMILYCARE EXPRESS LANE APPLICATION FOR HEALTH INSURANCE ENCLOSED, complete the application, and return it to NJ FamilyCare.

Applications are printed in both English and Spanish. The state also has a translation service and materials available in 13 additional languages. Information provided to NJ Family Care is used only to enroll children. For help, call 1-800-701-0710, or visit www.njfamilycare.org.

Sports Physicals

NJ State Law requires that all students particpating in extracurricular sports activities have an Athletic Pre-Participation Physical Examination Form completed by the school physician or their private physician. Sports physicals can be completed for free by the school physician. Please contact the school nurse, Gayle Carroll at 856.451.6610 ext. 106. Sports physical forms can be downloaded from the links below. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to view the downloads. For more information on sports physicals, visit the state of New Jersey's websites:

Parent Letter for Sports Physicals

http://www.state.nj.us/njded/parents/medQ&A.htm

Health History Update Questionnaire (English)

Health History Questionnaire and Sports Physical Evaluation Form (English)

Health History Questionnaire and Sports Physical Evaluation Form (Spanish)

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