forbes children nursery logo
facebook sharing
twitter sharing

Health zone

Exclusion policy

Exclusion Periods based upon Public Health Authority Advice

Chickenpox ** Until vesicles become dry (approx 7 days) but a minimum of 5 days after rash onset
Diarrhoea & sickness Until 48 hours after it has ceased
Food poisoning Until medically declared fit to return
German measles ( Rubella ) ** 4 days from appearance of rash
Measles 4 days from onset of rash
Meningitis Until medically declared fit to return PH notification
Mumps Until medically declared fit to return
Impetigo Until lesions healed
Headlice Until treatment effective and all lice and eggs removed
Elevated temperature with specific signs and symptoms Until clinically recovered.

A full list of exclusion periods avalible on request. All Exclusion periods are recommended by the Health Protection Team, NHS Lothian 

See also policies on Essential Hygiene and Health and Safety. These are based in the hall way of the nursery
Links | Careers

Claremont Park: 12 Claremont Park,Edinburgh, EH6 7PJ, 0131 553 5068 View map
Bruntsfield: 5 Forbes Road, Edinburgh, EH10 4EF, 0131 229 5511, View map
Greenhill: 7 Bruntsfield Terrace, Edinburgh, EH10 4EX, 0131 228 4513, View map

© Copyright Forbes Nursery 2012. All rights reserved
Care Inspectorate Educating Scotland