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  • School Physicians

    Sports Physical Exams

    Health services are available District-wide on a limited basis upon request. Below is a general list of services facilitated by LAUSD school physicians located in each Local District area.
    Medical Exams and Appraisal for:
    • Students with special health needs in special education instruction.
    • Pre-participation sports clearance for interscholastic sports and Special Olympics.
    • Infants and toddlers with special needs may be eligible for early intervention services.
    • Children who need a school entry exam and do not have access to a regular medical provider.
    Related Services: 
    • Confer with school personnel, students' physicians, and parents regarding classroom placement and/or management of various health problems.
    • Diastat Training
    • OT/PT Related Services
    • Issue medical permits/exclusions/exemptions/sports participation waivers when necessary.
    • Provide and/or arrange emergency care of students ill or injured at school.
    • Provide medical consultation to local district personnel, special education staff, and nurse in the assigned districts.
    • Provide clinical supervision to nurse practitioners and medical assistants.
    Requests for Services:
    Requests for services are usually initiated and/or coordinated through the onsite school nurse, appropriate designated school personnel, and/or District Nursing. Generally, requests are screened, assessed, and approved by the Local District attending school physician.
  • Contact

    Ron Tanimura, Ed.D
    333 S. Beaudry Ave., 29th Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90017
    P: (213) 202-7584
    Fax: (213) 580-0559

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