Montana - Preventive health screenings in MS—vision: Standards

Area: 
Standards
Policy Type: 
Regulation
Summary: 

State law addresses vision screening.

A.R.M. 37.111.825 HEALTH SUPERVISION AND MAINTENANCE

(7) Pursuant to the advisory authority of 50-1-202 (11) and (12), MCA, the department recommends that students be evaluated by registered professional nurses or other appropriately qualified health professionals on a periodic basis in order to identify those health problems which have the potential for interfering with learning, including:

  • (a) assessment of student's health and developmental status;
  • (b) vision screening;
  • (c) hearing screening;
  • (d) scoliosis screening;
  • (e) chemical and alcohol abuse;
  • (f) nutritional screening; and
  • (g) dental screening.
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