Health Services Policies
- All students are entitled to the services provided. This department is NOT responsible for families of married students.
- In keeping with New York State Public Health Law Section 2165, ALL students born after January 1, 1957 taking six credits or more, MUST show proof of having had two doses of LIVE Measles, Mumps & Rubella (MMR) vaccine, the first being given no more than four days prior to the child’s first birthday and a second dose no less than 28 days after the first. The law does provide for a religious or medical exemption under certain circumstances. (available in the ‘Forms’ section)
- New York State also requires the Meningococcal Meningitis Response Form to be on file
***NO student is allowed to attend classes or be on campus beyond 30 days of the start of classes without these two requirements (MMRs & Response Form) on file. ***
- There are NO excused absences given from Health Services. please refer to the Academic section of the Student Handbook.
The Davis College Health Policy on Privacy Practices for Students and the HIPAA Policy on Access of Health Records by Students are both posted on the wall in the waiting room. Copies are available from Health Services.
***Policy information pending***