FFAD(LEGAL) - WELLNESS AND HEALTH SERVICES: COMMUNICABLE DISEASES

Reports

Sexually Transmitted Diseases and HIV

Penalties

Exclusion

Communicable Condition Defined by Rule

Communicable Disease Designated by Commissioner

  1. Submitting a certificate of the attending physician, advanced practice nurse, or physician assistant attesting that the child does not currently have signs or symptoms of a communicable disease or to the disease's non-communicability in a school setting;
  2. Submitting a permit for readmission issued by a local health authority; or
  3. Meeting readmission criteria as established by the commissioner.

Note: The TDSHS Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Communicable Diseases in a Group-Care Setting, including the Communicable Disease Chart for Schools and Child-Care Centers, details symptoms and treatment information regarding several diseases, as well as exclusion and readmission criteria.

Bacterial Meningitis

Tahoka ISD

FFAD(LEGAL)-P

UPDATE 109

DATE ISSUED: 10/11/2017