Mississippi - Staff wellness program—flu shots: Program requirement

Area: 
Program Requirement
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law addresses flu shots.

Part 3 Chapter 38: Healthy and Safe Schools

The major focus of school nursing services is the prevention of illness and disabilities and the early detection and correction of health problems.
The school nurse promotes and protects the health status of students and staff through functions in all areas of Coordinated School Health.

g. HEALTH PROMOTION FOR STAFF

  • i. Screen and counsel school employees as needed.
  • ii. Administer/provide influenza vaccinations for staff upon request.
  • iii. Provide staff with in-service training programs on health-related issues
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