Health is a primary concern and kids first group implements not only the Ministry requirements but also implements measures above this to safe guard the well being of the children.
The nurse plays a very important role at the nursery. She promotes health and safety within the nursery environment, administers first aid and treat minor ailments that may occur during nursery hours. The nurse maintains records of all children required by the Ministry of Health and she work with parents, staff and health care professionals regarding specific health concerns.
The Ministry requirements regards the school to maintain immunization records for the children are implemented as standard.
A Doctor visits the school regularly for general health and safety checks. According to the Ministry of Social Affairs Guidelines, children require a medical examination by the Nursery Doctor in the presence of a nurse, once a year.