A letter from our Public Health Nurse, Linda Rollins:
Dear Parents, Guardians, and Grade 9 Students:
Grade 9 vaccination information and consents were distributed, Tuesday, January 9, 2018. Consents are now personalized and specific to each student. Please review and ensure consents are returned to the school as soon as possible. For privacy reasons, please return the signed consents to the school in the envelope provided. If consent forms are misplaced, contact public health nurse, Linda Rollins, 250 365-4313, who will complete the consent for you.
February 7 is immunization day at SHSS.
The following may help answer additional questions:
- Grade 9 Immunizations video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tJDEUcYfaUk&feature=youtube
- Immunize BC https://www.immunizebc.ca/websites-online-reading
- Mature Minor Consent and Immunization https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/hlbc/files/documents/healthfiles/hfile119.pdf
- Grade 9 Immunizations in BC https://www.healthlinkbc.ca/hlbc/files/documents/healthfiles/hfile50g.pdf
If your child is particularly anxious about injections, please call the health unit for an appointment. Appointment Desk: 250 365-4310
Linda Rollins, BScN, RN 250 365-4313