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453.22.1
Clinics in kindergarten through grade 12 (K—12), vocational-technical centers (VTC), and full service schools shall comply with the general criteria found in the Florida Building Code and the Florida Fire Prevention Code as adopted by the State Fire Marshal, as well as the specific criteria found herein. Clinics shall be located and equipped to provide emergency aid to students. Closets and storage cabinets used for medications and bandages shall have locks, and shall be designed to be under constant supervision.
453.22.2
School clinics shall include locked storage, toilet room and shower, and bed space.
453.22.3
Sanitary facilities are required as follows:
453.22.3.1
Elementary school clinics, including kinder-garten, shall include at a minimum one accessible toilet room, to serve male and female students, complete with a water closet, lavatory, accessible shower, changing table, and accessories.
453.22.3.2
Secondary and VTC school clinics shall include two accessible toilet rooms complete with water closet, lavatory, accessories and shower.
453.22.3.3
Toilet rooms in clinics shall include both hot and cold water at the showers and all lavatories. The water temperature shall be controlled by a mixing valve and shall not exceed 110°F (43°C).
453.22.3.4
Toilet rooms shall have exhaust fans vented to the exterior.
453.22.3.5
A working counter top with lavatory/sink and hot water shall be provided in each clinic.
453.22.4
The bed area shall be designed to maintain constant visual supervision from the office. Space for student beds shall be provided in each clinic at 50 square feet (4.6 m2) per bed. Space for beds in secondary and VTC schools shall be equally divided for male and female students. Beds shall be provided based on student capacity in the following ratios:
453.22.4.1
Up to 500 students—three beds.
453.22.4.2
501 to 1,000 students—four beds.
453.22.4.3
1,001 to 2,000 students—five beds.
453.22.4.4
Over 2,000—six beds.
453.22.5 Full-Service School Health Clinics
453.22.5.1 Location
Clinics shall be located to provide a direct accessible route from the exterior and from the interior or by a connecting covered walk.
453.22.5.2 Parking
Clinics shall be provided with 10 designated parking spaces immediately adjacent to the clinic, one of which shall be accessible to persons with disabilities.
453.22.5.3 Sanitary Facilities
Sanitary facilities are required as follows:
453.22.5.3.1
Full-service school clinics shall include one accessible toilet room for males and one for females, complete with water closet, lavatory, accessories, and shower. Additional toilets may be required for a full-service school clinic depending on occupant load and program.
453.22.5.3.2
Hot and cold water shall be provided at the showers and lavatories. The water temperature shall be controlled by a mixing valve and shall not exceed 110°F (43°C).
453.22.5.3.3
Toilet rooms shall have exhaust fans vented to the exterior.
453.22.5.3.4
A nurses' station shall be provided with a working counter with lavatory/sink and be located so as to maintain visual supervision of the bed area.
453.22.5.4
Locked storage rooms shall be provided for a refrigerator, files, equipment, and supplies.
453.22.5.5
Data outlets shall be provided for computer hook-ups and computer networking and additional electric outlets shall be provided for hearing and vision testing machines.

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