Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Education
Guidance Document Information
Title Diabetes Management in Schools: Manual for Unlicensed Personnel
Document ID School Safety
Summary The purpose of this manual is to provide the registered nurse or licensed physician with the tools to equip school personnel to confidently and safely provide care to the student with diabetes, in the absence of professional health care providers in the school. This manual provides a blueprint of information that must be included in training programs for school staff, resources for further information, and sample documents. Basic information regarding diabetes, a glossary (Appendix B), diabetes management in school, guidance in selecting appropriate training personnel, setting up the training session, and diabetes resources for teachers and parents are included. This manual provides the trainer with a comprehensive teaching tool.
Effective Date 11/25/2021
pdf View document text     Posted On 11/29/2021                 Document on Town Hall
Explanation or Citations 8VAC20-131-260.C and 22.1-274(E)

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The Diabetes Management in Schools: Manual for Unlicensed Personnel updates the guidelines on management of the student with diabetes, as delineated in the Manual for Training Public School Employees in the Administration of Insulin and Glucagon, first developed in 2009 and last revised in 2015. The.... 10/25/2021 Forum ended on 11/24/2021 with 0 Comments.

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