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§ 5503. Physical Examination for Employment of Retired Persons.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 5. Education
Division 1. California Department of Education
Chapter 6. Certified Personnel
Subchapter 1. General Provisions
Article 2. Employment and Dismissal
5 CCR § 5503
§ 5503. Physical Examination for Employment of Retired Persons.
(a) The physical examination prescribed by the State Board pursuant to Education Code Section 44839.5 is an examination by a physician and surgeon licensed to practice in California that will enable the examining physician and surgeon to ascertain whether or not the person is free from infectious or contagious disease, including an examination for tuberculosis made in the manner described in Education Code Section 49406.
The physician's certificate, showing that the employee was examined and that the person was found free from active tuberculosis and from any other contagious or infectious disease, shall be filed with the county superintendent of schools and a duplicate or photographic copy shall be filed with the employing school district. A notice from a public health agency or unit of the Tuberculosis Association that indicates freedom from active tuberculosis may be substituted for that part of the physicians certificate relating to tuberculosis. The examination shall have been made within six months of filing of the completed certificate with both the county superintendent of schools and employing school district.
(b) The certificate shall be in substantially the following form:
I hereby certify that:
(1) I am licensed to practice as a physician and surgeon in California.
(2) On the date shown herein below I examined ________, who gave ________ as his (her) date of birth and ________ as his (her) address. On that date I found him (her) to be free from any contagious or infectious disease including freedom from active tuberculosis. ________, 19____ Date
Physician and Surgeon
The following authorization signed by the person examined shall be set forth below the certificate:
Dr. ______________: You are hereby authorized to give to the State Board of Education, any county superintendent of schools, the governing board of a school district to which the undersigned has applied for employment, and representatives of any of them, any and all information you may have regarding my physical or mental condition, including but not being limited to the history, findings, diagnosis, treatment given, present condition, and prognosis. ________, 19___ _______________________________ Date Signature of Person Examined
Note: Authority cited: Section 44839.5, Education Code. Reference: Section 44839.5, Education Code.
1. Amendment of subsection (a) and repealer of NOTE filed 9-23-77; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 77, No. 39).
2. Amendment filed 10-16-80; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 80, No. 42).
This database is current through 5/6/22 Register 2022, No. 18
5 CCR § 5503, 5 CA ADC § 5503
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