Title 14 Education
700 Finance and Personnel
718 Health Examinations for Employees of School Districts, Charter Schools, and Alternative Programs
1.0 Required Physician’s Certification
At initial employment, all employees of school districts, charter schools and alternative programs shall provide a physician's certification that he or she is free (a) from any medical condition which would prevent the applicant from performing the essential functions of the applicant’s job and (b) free from any medical condition which cannot be remedied through reasonable accommodations. The physician’s certification, along with any other medical information, shall be retained in an individual's file kept in accordance with any Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) requirement and separate from the individual’s personnel file.
Non regulatory note: See 14 DE Admin. Code 805 The School Health Tuberculosis Control Program for TB screening and testing. Also, see 21 Del.C. §2708 and 14 DE Admin. Code 1105 for requirements for school bus drivers.
3 DE Reg. 526 (10/1/99)
8 DE Reg. 702 (11/1/04)
13 DE Reg. 640 (11/01/09)