MEDICAL POLICY

Changed Lives Ministry and Hannah house does not provide on – site doctor, nurse or clinic. Medical emergencies are handled through the local hospitals. (A $300 medical deposit is due upon arrival for entrance into the program.)

The Ministry prohibits the following substances:

  • Addictive Medications

  • Sedatives that might impair a student’s ability to: Engage himself fully in the program or engage himself safely in the work program.

  • Narcotics

  • Nasal Inhalants

  • Anything containing alcohol, including mouthwash, hairspray, cough syrup, etc.

  • Mood – Altering medications, except as listed below

  • High – Energy drinks or mixes

 

Special Rx needs for asthma, diabetes, blood pressure, etc. will individually addressed.

The following medications will be allowed:

  • Ibuprofen, Aleve, Aspirin, Tylenol, Advil, etc.

  • Citolopram (Celex, Celxa, Cipramil) Depakote

  • Valproic Acid

  • Fluxamine(Luvox, Faverin)

  • Flovoxetine (Prozac, Seraphim)

  • Lexapro

  • Lithium

  • Mirapex

  • Paroxetine (Paxil, Aropax, Deroxat, Paroxat, Seroxzt, Tagonis)

  • Sertraline (Zoloft, Lustral)

  • Wellbutrin

  • Zyprrexa

All allowed medications are to be dispensed by Office Staff, dose by dose. No medications are allowed in student’s room or possession.