MEDICAL ADVISER TO THE ELEMENTARY SUB-COMMITTEE/SCHOOL MEDICAL OFFICER REPORTS

Scope and Content

As a result of the Education (Administrative Provisions) Act, 1907 (7 Edw. VII c. 43) a Medical Adviser (later School Medical Officer) was appointed, reporting to the Elementary Education Sub-Committee. Annual inspections of schools commenced in September 1908. Reponsibility for the School Medical Service was transferred to the School Medical Service Sub-Committee in September 1920.