scouts-l Mail Archive for June of 2000: Re: Prescription meds
Mark Arend (mwarend@INTERNETWIS.COM
Wed Jun 28 2000 - 07:20:58 CDT
At 02:21 PM 6/27/00 -0600, Jonathan Dixon wrote:
>I'm sure this varies based on locale, but my understanding from the people
>running our camp in NH is that essentially camp nurses are the ONLY ones
>allowed to possess medication on camp grounds (except medications which
>must be carried on the person, such as inhalers, bee-sting kits, nitro,
>etc). From how it was presented, I believe even adults had to keep their
>meds with the camp nurse.
Our guys were at camp last week and this year they kept the meds in the
site. Last year everything was in the office (different camp).
Probably depends on state laws, BSA regs, and local Council or camp policy.
Mark W. Arend, Scoutmaster Outside of a dog a book is
Troop 736 Man's best friend. Inside
Beaver Dam, Wisc. of a dog it's too dark