Several batches of EpiPens are being recalled due to the possibility of the EpiPen to contain a defective part that may result in the devices' failure to activate. If your child's EpiPen was manufactured by Meridian Medical Technologies and distributed by Mylan Specialty it may be included in this recall. Only the EpiPens that have the lot numbers specified are included in the recall. EpiPens from lots that are not included in this recall do not have to be replaced. Please see the attached article for a list of Lot Numbers that are included in the recall.
The State of Illinois requires all 6th grade students to have a dental exam on file with the school nurse. The dental exam is due by May 15, 2017. If you have not already submitted a dental exam form this year, please download a copy from the medical forms link. The exam must not exceed 18 months from the May 15th date. If you have been to the dentist recently, please ask him/her to fill out the dental form and turn it into the health office, or fax a copy to Lincoln Hall at 847-675-8124. Thank you for following the State of Illinois School's 6th grade school requirements.