Developing a nursing protocol for over-the-counter medications in high school.

@article{Awbrey2003DevelopingAN,
  title={Developing a nursing protocol for over-the-counter medications in high school.},
  author={Lucinda Mejdell Awbrey and Sandra M Juarez},
  journal={The Journal of school nursing : the official publication of the National Association of School Nurses},
  year={2003},
  volume={19 1},
  pages={12-5}
}
Management of medications in school is one of the critical roles that school nurses carry out in the school setting. In recent years, parents have come to question the medication procedures that school districts follow. Parents question why a physician's order is required for school personnel to provide over-the-counter (OTC) medications to their child at… CONTINUE READING