FAMILIES FIRST HEALTH POLICIES

 

 

Our health policy is based on the belief that every participant has the right to enjoy a clean and healthy environment.  Therefore, you will be asked to make judgements based on the symptoms present and the guidelines listed below.

 

If your child or member of your family is displaying any of the following symptoms                                          please refrain from visiting the centre.

 

·        Breathing difficulties ·        Persistent cough
·        Rash ·        Diarrhea
·        Vomiting ·        Fever
·        Unusual tiredness ·        Persistent crying or irritability
·        Jaundice ·        Lice

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If your child or any member of your family has been diagnosed the following contagious illness we ask that you please refrain from visiting the centre until you made a full recovery.

·        Chicken pox ·        Common cold
·        Pink eye ·        Diphtheria
·        German measles ·        Hib ( haemophilus influenza) type B
·        Hepatitis A ·        Red measles
·        Monoucleousus ·        Mumps
·        Pertussis (whooping cough) ·        Pin worms
·        Polio ·        RSV (respiratory syncytial virus)
·        Scarlet fever ·        Strep throat
·        Tetanus

 

If your child or any member of your family has been diagnosed with the following skin conditions we ask that you please refrain from visiting centre until you made full recovery.

·        Hand foot & mouth disease ·        Fifth disease (slap cheek)
·        Athlete’s foot ·        Impetigo
·        Kawasaki syndrome ·        Pediculousi (body lice)
·        Ring worm ·        Scabies
·        Shingles

 

Hand washing is the single most effective way of controlling communicable diseases.

 

If you have any questions or concerns about the health policies at FAMILIES FIRST please speak to any member of the staff.

 

Thank you for your cooperation in our effort to prevent the spread of illness.