• LIFE THREATENING CONDITIONS include (but are not limited to) severe bee or insect stings, food allergies, diabetes, severe asthma, most seizure disorders and certain heart conditions.

    RCW (Revised Code of Washington) 28A.210.320 and WAC 392-380-045 are laws mandating that students with life-threatening health conditions MAY NOT attend school until they have:

    (1) treatment orders from a licensed healthcare provider

    (2) the required medications and supplies at school 

    (3) a care plan in place with the school nurse

     

    ***ALL EMERGENCY CARE PLANS AND RELATED PAPERWORK MUST BE UPDATED EVERY SCHOOL YEAR***

     

    ALLERGIES  

    ASTHMA  

    DIABETES - School Care Plans are usually provided by the doctor

    • Emergency Glucagon must be stored in the health office.  Students may also carry another glucagon on their person with parent and nurse permission.
    • Glucometers may be carried by the student or stored in the health office.  Students should have a plan on how to dispose of sharps safely.
    • A 72 hour supply of diabetic medication and a shelter-in-school emergency care plan will need to be discussed and agreed upon by the parent and school nurse.  This will be part of your student's 504 / Emergency Care Plan.
    • Please contact your school nurse to discuss your child's school care plan

    SEIZURES - School Care Plans are usually provided by the doctor

     

    If your child has another health condition that is not listed, please contact the Shorewood School Nurse:  sw.nurse@shorelineschools.org or by telephone (206) 393-4386.