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Completing Physical Exam and Immunization Requirements are mandatory for admission to the Nursing Program

Physical Exam and Health Requirements Forms were given to you at the time of orientation and links are below. 

All entering Nursing students must have a complete Physical Examination within 6 months prior to entering the SMC Nursing Program.  The Physical Exam must be completed on the Santa Monica College Confidential Medical History Form (blue) and submitted to the SMC Health Sciences Department at the Bundy Campus by January 16th, 2015The Santa Monica College - Nursing Student Health Requirements Form (green) must be completed by a Primary Care Provider and submitted by the student to the SMC Health Sciences Department, located at the Bundy Campus by January 16, 2015Both forms must be completed by a Medical Doctor (MD), Doctor of Osteopathy (OD) or a Nurse Practitioner (NP). Physical exams and paperwork completed by a chiropractor or physician’s assistant will not be accepted.  Please submit photo copies of the completed forms to the department and retain the original copies for your personal records.  The nursing student is also responsible for retaining the original results of their completed physical exam, lab results and immunizations.

IMPORTANT INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Read all instructions regarding your physical and immunizations (included in Orientation folder and links below).
  2. Obtain past and current written immunization records, including childhood records.  Always have copies made and maintain your own health file.
  3. Obtain copies of any lab tests and immunizations done within the past six months.
  4. Complete the SMC Confidential Medical History Form (blue) with your Primary Care Provider (included in Orientation folder and link below).
  5. Have your Primary Care Provider complete the SMC Nursing Student Health Requirements Form (green) - included in the orientation folder and the link below.

IMPORTANT POLICY REGARDING HEALTH SERVICES AT SMC

You must be currently enrolled and have paid the student health fee, for the term that services are provided.  (i.e. If receiving health services in Fall 2014, you must be enrolled in courses for Fall 2014 term and have also paid your health enrollment fee)

Health Center Hours

Monday 8am - 6pm
Tuesday 8am - 6pm
Wednesday 8am - 6pm
Thursday 8am - 6pm
Friday 9am - 12pm

SUMMER AND WINTER HOURS VARY SO PLEASE CONTACT US AT
 310-434 4262 FOR HOURS OF OPERATION OR GO TO www.smc.edu/healthcenter and click on News and Announcements.

 

Physical Exam Procedures

Medical History Form

SMC - Nursing Student Health Requirements Form

Psychological Services Handout