|posted in committee
|AN ACT relating to school health services.
|Bill Request Number
|B. Damron, D. Butler, D. Mayfield, S. Westrom
|Summary of Original Version
|Amend KRS 158.838 to allow insulin to be administered at school by trained school employees; require a trained school employee to be on duty during school activities in which a student requiring diabetes or seizure medication participates; allow a student with diabetes to self-administer medication and other diabetes care tasks in a school setting; require two school employees other than the school nurse be trained to administer diabetes and seizure medications; prohibit a school district from denying enrollment in any school based on the student having diabetes or a seizure disorder or the school's ability to provide health services.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Drugs and Medicines - Insulin, administration at school, provide for
Education, Elementary and Secondary - Diabetes care by students, allow for self-administration
Education, Elementary and Secondary - School administration of certain medications, requirements for
Nurses - School administration of certain medications, requirements for
Physicians and Practitioners - School administration of certain medications, requirements for
Teachers - School administration of certain medications, requirements for
Children and Minors - Diabetes care at school, allow for self-administration
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