Welcome to the
TBS Nurse's Office
Mrs. Stephanie Armstrong BSN, RN, CSN, NCSN
tel: 908-534-5729 fax: 908-349-3059
When to keep your child home:
A temperature of 100 degrees or higher you child MUST remain home.
Your child must be fever free for 24 hours without the use of fever reducing medications such as Advil or Tylenol.
Vomiting and/or diarrhea -keep child home until 24 hours without any further vomiting or diarrhea.
Any unusual rashes (should be evaluated by your health care provider.
Treatment of bacterial conjunctivitis requires 24 hours of medication before returning to school.
Strep Throat requires antibiotic treatment. Students must be on antibiotics for 24 hours before returning to school.
Earaches should be evaluated by your health care provider.
ER vs. Urgent Care vs. Pediatrician : Which one?
Resource from Hackensack Meridian Health: Click here
Based on the unprecedented number of illness-related school and childcare absences occurring throughout our state, new additions and updates to the NJ Parent Link website have been posted. www.njparentlink.nj.gov