ELIJAH'S LAW INFORMATION
Compliance for Paper Work and Watching the Video is September 15, 2021
ELIJAH'S LAW VIDEO
OCFS has released the video about Elijah's Law. This is a free one hour video offered through OCFS to be in compliance with Elijah's Law by September 15,2021. Once you have completed the training please give a copy to your director so that the training date can be added to the health care plan. If you have Jennifer Warm for your health care consultant please contact her when every staff member and volunteer has completed the mandatory training at the site. She will add the trainings to your Health Care Plan only when everyone has completed the training. Please click on the link provided and you will be redirected to the OCFS page, click on Elijah's Law and you can sign up to watch the video and take the training. You will need your Aspire Number to sign up for this training.
DEAR PROVIDER LETTER
Please review the Elijah's law letter from Governor Cuomo's office released on August 19,2021. The first link is in English the second below is the same link in Spanish
Forms Needed for Elijah's Law Compliance by September 15, 2021
INDIVIDUAL HEALTH CARE PLAN FOR A CHILD WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
First link is the form in English
Second link is the form in Spanish
EPINEPHRINE AUTO-INJECTOR RELEASE FROM LIABILITY AND HOLD HARMLESS AGREEMENT
First link is to the form in English
Second link is to the form in Spanish
MANDATED REPORTER TRAINING
This class is a two hour online training offered for free through OCFS. You have 30 days to complete this course and after each section your progress is saved. Once complete a certificate of attendance is sent, and you will receive two hours worth of training credit. Please click on the link below to be redirected to the OCFS website to sign up.
For programs offering administration of medication, and for programs offering care to infants and toddlers or moderately ill children, the programs Health Care Consultant (HCC) must visit the program at least once a year. The visit will include:
A review of the health care policies and procedures
A review of documentation and practice
An evaluation of the program's on going compliance with the Health Care Plan and policies annually
Please contact the Child Care Council if you do not have a Health Care Consultant
Get in touch with The Child Care Council's Health Care Consultant Jennifer Warm to learn more about she can assist your program with all your health care needs.
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