Health Office

Welcome to the WMC Health Office!

Please contact the nurses with any health concerns. This website will be updated with any new health information concerning the student population. Any specific or individual issues may be discussed on an individual basis. Please call the number below to contact one of us.

Thank you.

Catherine Kane
ckane@wmrhsd.org
Susan Moor
smoor@wmrhsd.org

908 879 5212 x3495
Fax: 908-879-5460

NJ Parent Link

NJ Parent Link is the State of New Jersey's web-based Early Childhood, Parenting and Professional Resource Center and is a recognized best practice model for innovative IT/digital communication between government and citizens (National Association of State Chief Information Officers, 2011).

 

The http://www.nj.gov/njparentlink/ focus is to highlight NJ services and resources. Federal, county and community resources are included. The website content includes: early childhood health and development, school readiness, parenting & family support services. Resources for families with older children (school aged to young adult) are also available.

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Fall Sports and Summer Weight Lifting Clearance Requirements


Deadlines for Sports Clearances

All Athletes interested in summer team training/weight lifting must have all required clearance components finished by June 10th.  Late sports registrations will be processed periodically in the summer.  

Freshman Sports Physicals are on July 10th at WMC 8:00-11:30 am and July 11th at WMM 8:00-11:30 am.

-Please download the Sports Physical packet, fill it out, sign and bring with you to the   Freshman Physical day if you plan to attend.

-Please fully answer your Health History portion of the physical and bring with you.

-Parents do not need to attend but are welcome to.

-Contact your coach with specific questions regarding your sport.

-Students who are injured, may attend the physical, but are not cleared until a clearance medical note is received from their treating physician.


*Please be sure your  Athlete has completed the following:*

-Submit a hard copy of your unexpired physical on NJSIAA forms. Unexpired physicals from the middle school may be accepted.  Please make a copy of that physical, submit an update form Only a hard copy of your physical will be accepted (no emailed or faxed copies will be accepted).

-Registered on the school registration page on wmchs.org, go to Athletics and set up an account. No student ID is needed.  Please do not download any physicals as only a hard copy is needed. If you are planning to play multiple sports, you may want to register for the sports for the entire year.  Please record your password and ID for the registration webpage.

-Impact Online Concussion Test must be completed by incoming 9th and 11th graders and certificate of completion submitted with physical forms.

-Students who have been out of Physical education for injuries will need a clearance from their doctor.  Any clearances for injuries from current injuries need to be provided for clearance, but the physical may still be done on this day.

-Also any athlete with medical conditions such as Asthma, Severe Allergic reactions requiring an Epipen and Diabetes need to print the forms from the Nurse's webpage.

-All forms are located on the Nurse’s web page.  Physicals expire on 1 year from the date on the physical.  Athletes with an expired physical will be held from competing until a new physical is submitted.


The WMC School Nurses are only in the office periodically during the summer.  Sports paperwork will be processed once or twice a week on a first come first serve basis beginning July 1st.  Please do not leave messages on the office phone. Email is the best way to contact us. If you have a specific need or question, please contact ckane@wmrhsd.org and smoor@wmrhsd.org.  Both nurses should be emailed to ensure your questions are answered to the best of our ability.




The first day of Fall Sports, August 12th for WMC Football and August 19th for "All Sports."  Any student interested in playing a Fall Sport should see the nurses as soon as possible to determine what paperwork is needed to be cleared. We encourage you to keep copies of your paperwork at home.

Sports Physicals - The school doctor is available every other week throughout the school year for sports physicals and working papers. 

Free Physicals are scheduled for the following Wednesdays (beginning 9am in the morning and ending before lunch).

Keep in mind that physicals may be cancelled for weather and occasionally due to the school doctor's schedule.  Please plan accordingly.

2019

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