Florida - Referrals: Program requirement

Area: 
Program Requirement
Policy Type: 
Statute
Summary: 

State law addresses providing referrals to private physicians or community health partners.

2018 Florida Statutes 381.0056 School health services program.

(4)(a) Each county health department shall develop, jointly with the district school board and the local school health advisory committee, a school health services plan. The plan must include, at a minimum, provisions for all of the following:

  • (11) Referral and followup of suspected or confirmed health problems by the local county health department

2018 Florida Statutes 381.0056 School health services program.

(4)(a) Each county health department shall develop, jointly with the district school board and the local school health advisory committee, a school health services plan. The plan must include, at a minimum, provisions for all of the following:

  • (14) Referral of students to appropriate health treatment, in cooperation with the private health community whenever possible;
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