WCE Cardinals Are Kind, Safe, Respectful and Responsible

Stacey Diamond, MBA,BSN,RN,NCSN
Phone: 281-641-2305
Fax: 281-641-2317

Flu Shot Clinic at WCE
September 22
3:30 - 4:30 
Hosted by the Texas Vaccine Institute.
Please bring check or cash -  $25 for adults and $10 for children.  If you have Aetna TRS Active Care 1, Aetna TRS Active Care 2, United Health Care, BCBS PPO, or Medicare, please bring a copy of your insurance card to leave with TVI.  If you have any questions, please contact Stacey Diamond at 281-641-2305. 
Flu season is approaching!  The CDC recommends all people 6 months of age and older receive a flu vaccination. Most pharmacies, clinics and doctor offices have the flu shot and FluMist available.  It is never too early or too late to receive a flu shot!  For more flu information, please go to www.cdc.gov or visit TexasFlu.org.

If your child is sick please keep him/her home to recover.  A student with a fever should be kept home until fever-free without fever reducing medications for 24 hours.  In addition, please call in the absence to the absence line at 281-641-2319 with the reason for the absence (fever, strep, vomiting, personal reason, etc.).



                 Humble ISD Medication Policy

*  Medication must be delivered to and picked up from the clinic by a parent or authorized adult.

*  Parent signature is required for the administration of any medication.

*  Prescription and non-prescription medication must be in the original container.  Prescription label must contain the patient name,    name of the medication, directions for use and date.

*  Medications given more than 10 days require a physician's signature.

*  PRN (as needed) medications may not be administered more than four times in one month without a doctor's signature.



2016 - 2017 Immunization Requirements

Students in Kindergarten - 5th Grade need:

Polio - 4 doses with one after 4th birthday1
DTaP/DT/DTP - 5 doses with one after the 4th birthday2
MMR - 2 Doses - must be 2 doses of Measles, Mumps and Rubella
Hepatitis B -3 doses
Varicella - 2 doses - First dose must be after the first birthday3
Hepatitis A - 2 doses - First dose must be after the first birthday and second dose no sooner than 6 months after the first dose

 *Documentation must be validated by a physician or by public health personnel.

1 If the third dose was administered on or after 4th birthday, only 3 doses required
2 If the fourth dose was administered on or after 4th birthday only 4 does required
3 Students who have had the disease will not be required to have the vaccine. A valid affidavit is required for documentation of the disease
*Please keep all parent/guardian contact information up to date so that we can contact you in an emergency.

Refer to our district Health Services web page for more information.