If parents/students need to report COVID information, after school hours, (positive test, symptoms, close contact) they will need to go to the link and complete the questionnaire. Once the parent/student completes the questionnaire, they will receive the message below and the school nurse will receive an email notification.
"Thank you for submitting the information! Your response has been recorded. Please do not report to school. Your school nurse will contact you with guidance."
Google tracking form (Please complete first): https://forms.gle/YbUC6DNZ8Ru77HnC8
Self-Certification form to return to school (Please complete 1-2 days prior to your students return to school):
There have been no changes in DHEC guidance for school nurses with regards to COVID-19. It is important to remember that this virus is droplet and not airborne. Education is key. We continue to see cases of flu and are beginning to see symptoms of seasonal allergies. Flu, seasonal allergies,COVID-19? Educate on the symptoms of each. Continue to promote good hand hygiene, handwashing, cough etiquette, wiping down surfaces and instructing employees and students who are sick to stay home.
The DHEC Care Line (1-855-472-3432) is available to provide general information about COVID-19.
Per DHEC, if an individual does not have a primary care provider, MUSC Health is providing free telehealth screening to all South Carolinians. Anyone experiencing symptoms can visit MUSC.care and use the promo code COVID19 and be screened without having to leave home.
Free COVID testing for Lancaster county for the month of October! Please click on the link below for more information!