Frequently Asked Questions - Medical
2018 NYLT Course Registration is now Open!!
Click on 'Participant' and follow the instructions.
2018 NYLT Course's Mandatory Downhill Meeting
When: Saturday, June 9th, 9AM - 11AM
Where: Orange County council Office (off Dyer)
Submit Medical Form Parts A and B with your application. If possible, submit Part C as well. Final deadline for Part C is June 1. Participants without Part C by June 1st will be moved to the waitlist.
Pay special attention to the checkbox and signature block for permission to administer over the counter (OTC) medications on Part B.
Medical Form Part C is valid for 1 year from the date of the physical. It must be valid through the last day of the current year's course. For example, if the course ends July 1, 2016 (current year), your valid physical MUST be dated July 2, 2015 (prior year) or later.
National BSA requires participants at all BSA events to submit medical forms for their care and safety and for medical staff to manage emergencies (individual or camp) and have medical information for those emergencies or special needs.
Yes, please disclose everything so the Camp Medic and NYLT staff can make the best decision for your youth’s care in the case of an emergency. Medical history is an important factor in emergency medical care.
Lost Valley is very remote. The nearest hospital is approximately 1.5 hours away. We have had serious cases where a previous condition (that go back as far as infancy), has led to helicopter evacuation.
Forms can be returned for many reasons, including, but not limited to:
- Illegible forms
- Incomplete forms
- Missing forms
- Missing signatures
- Expired medical forms
Please see the letter included with your returned forms for specific information.
Forms are returned via mail.
We do not process or hold a space for incomplete forms.
No! Forms are updated annually. Thank you for using current forms.