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Section 5 – Medications

Section 5 – Medications

Washington State Regulatory Language

Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) Documents

Attorney General Memorandum

This is an old memo which is searched for regularly. It addresses the following questions:
Are over-the-counter medications treated differently from prescription medications?
Are inhaled prescription medications considered oral medications?
Should school nurses train unlicensed school staff to administer epinephrine by injection for students with a history of anaphylaxis?

Disposal of Medications

Food and Drug Administration (FDA):

Washington Poison Center:

Medication Delegation