All students enrolled in Adelphi’s Nursing programs who will be attending a clinical rotation must meet the following requirements prior to that clinical. June 1st for Fall Clinical, December 1st for Spring Clinical and May 1st for Summer Clinical.
Please act as early as possible to meet your requirements due to some of you may need vaccinations and further blood work for the clearance. The College of Nursing and Public Health has detailed information regarding your requirements. Please visit Moodle for current and precise information related to your clinical site.
General Medical Requirements: All medical paperwork must be submitted directly to the Health Services Center in Waldo Hall. You may also fax this paperwork to 516.877.6008. Please be sure your student ID number is included on any paperwork you submit.
We must receive a copy of the actual blood tests; we cannot accept a statement from the provider that you are immune.
5. 5. Proof of Annual Influenza Vaccine – All nursing students are required to be vaccinated for the flu vaccine. If you are allergic please speak with the school of nursing regarding documentation of proof and requirements for clinical attendance. Students are encouraged to utilize this form for documentation of their vaccine.
Once the Health Center receives your information it may take up to 72 hours to process. Please allow yourself enough time prior to clinical. You can check the status of your paperwork in CLASS by clicking on the Nursing Health Clearance link on the left-hand side of the page.
The Health Service Center can assist you with vaccines, TB test and blood work. Call 516.877.6000 for pricing information. If you need a physical exam you can call the school’s collaborating physician, Dr. Kevin Curley, at 516.663.2051. They accept many forms of insurance and may be able to work with you if you are paying out of pocket.
Please be sure to make a copy of all paperwork prior to handing items in. Copy machines are available in the Swirbul Library.Please note this is a brief summary provided for your convenience. All nursing students must follow the guidelines provided within Moodle for clinical clearance.