121.4. A childcare provider must ensure that medication is stored in a storage space out of the reach of children and away from food, toxic products and cleaning products. The permit holder must keep the storage space locked.
However, oral hydration solutions need not be stored away from food or under lock and key.
Similarly, saline nasal drops, diaper rash cream, lubricant jelly, moisturizing cream, lip balm and sunscreen cream need not be stored under lock and key.
Epinephrine auto-injectors need not be stored under lock and key and must be accessible to staff members and the home childcare provider, a replacement or an assistant.