Nursing services are provided by to Hoban by the Akron Public School District. The district contracts PSI, Partners for Success and Innovation.
Ms. Carrie Marecek, the school nurse, is in the clinic on Tuesdays from 8 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Ms. Lori Yokum, a certified health aide, is in the clinic on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The clinic is located on the top floor in room 227 (near the elevator). Students who become ill or injured during the school day must report to the clinic with a slip from their teacher.
When ill or injured, students may not leave the school building on their own or with other students unless permission has been granted in writing by parent or guardian through the central office, health aide, nurse or associate principal.
The parent or guardian who comes in person must go to the clinic and sign out the student. If movement of the ill or injured student poses a further threat or harm to the student, an administrator must be summoned to the area.
If a student must take prescription or non-prescription medication during the school day, the medication must be taken in the clinic under the supervision of the nurse or health aide. All medication must be kept in the clinic in the original container with the student‘s name on it. Authorization forms from the doctor and parent must be on file.
With written parental and doctor‘s permission, a student may be allowed to carry an inhaler,have a slip from their teacher to visit the clinic. If the illness is outside of clinic staff hours, they are to report to the central office.