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Health Screenings

School Health Screen Regulations, 07/01/14

Health Screening Information for Parents

Rule 59*

*Medication Aid Act and emergency response to life threatening asthma
or systemic allergic reactions


Asthma /Anaphylaxis / Food Allergies

Aire Nebraska includes info on the following:
Allergy/Asthma Action Plans
Rule 59 information
Training Resources
Emergency Report Forms
Free/Reduced EpiPens for Schools
Self Management Information

Medical Statement Form to Request Special Meals and/or Accommodation — Updated 05/2014

FARE — Food Allergy Research and Education
Food Allergy and Anaphylaxis Emergency Care Plan
School Guidelines for Managing Students with Food Allergies
Online Food Allergy Toolkit for School Nurses
Staff Education
Laws and Regulations Concerning Food Allergies


American Diabetes Association — Safe at School Program

Diabetes at School — Staff Training

Diabetes at School — Diabetes Medical Management Plans

Self-management of Diabetes at School
Consent/Release Form

Glucagon App and Virtual Training

Call to Order a Free Glucagon Training Kit:
Lilly Glucagon Training Kit: 1-800-545-5979
Novo Nordisk Glucagen Training Kit: 1-800-727-06500

Infection Control

School Health Program — Exclusion and Infection Control Guidelines

CDC Health Advisories / Disease Guidance


NE HHS Health Advisory Subscription

CDC Diseases and Conditions

Head Lice

CDC Head Lice Information

NASN Headfirst Lice Lessons Program

American Academy of Pediatrics

Nebraska Emergency Guidelines for Schools

NEW for 2015

School Health Rules and Regulations


Individualized Health Care Plans

Nebraska HHS IHP info


Rules / Regulations/ Information

2015-16 Immunization Requirements


CDC Concussion Information

NDE Return to Learn: Bridging the Gap booklet, October 2014

Concussion Law 2014

Concussion Management Team: Sample Return to Learn Protocol

Brain Injury in Children and Youth: A Manual for Educators



Seizure Action Plan

Training for Students, Teachers, and Nurses:



Managing Children with Epilepsy: A School Nurse Guide(download)

VNS (Vagus Nerve Stimulation) Training Video

Diazepam Administration Video

Nursing Continuing-Education Courses

Free CEUs

Ashtma Managment (7 CNE)

Concussion Managment (1 CNE)

Insulin Injection Technique (1.5 CNE)

Pertussis (1 CNE)

TB 101 For Healthcare Workers (1.1 CNE)

CDC Reproductive Health: Multiple Modules (1 CNE each)
*search STD as keyword

Environmental Health: An Integrative Approach (6 CNE)

The Story of Health: Asthma: Brett’s Story (web-based) (2 CNE)

NACDD General Member Webinar: Reaching the Whole Child: New Opportunities for Integrating Health and Education in the Whole School, Whole Child, Whole Community (WSCC) Model (web on demand) (1 CNE)

Managing Students with Seizures (web on demand) (3.2 CNE)

Public Health Works: Immunization Strategies: Using the Evidence and What Works to Improve Practice (web on demand) (1.2 CNE)

Adolescent Sexual Health Webinar Series: 2015 CDC STD Guidelines: New Testing, Treatment and Disease (web on demand) (1 CNE)

Autism Case Training (1.2 CNE)

Health Literacy for Public Health Professionals (1 CNE)

Workplace Violence Prevention for Nurses (web-based) (2.6 CNE)

Multiple Diabetes Modules (.5 to 1 CNE each)

Many more CDC Continuing Education courses can be found at: http://www2a.cdc.gov/TCEOnline/

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School Nurse Online Education Program (some costs)

Pediatric Trauma and Emergencies — 15 modules

Behavioral Health Emergencies — 3 modules

Public Health

Your local public health department is a great resource
for school health, disease prevention, and management.

Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department

Dakota County Public Health

North Central District Health Department



For more information, contact:
Carol Tucker, BSN, RN
School & Child Health Program Manager
P.O. Box 95026 Lincoln, NE 68509-5026
Phone: (402) 471-1373 Fax: (402) 471-7049
email: carol.tucker@nebraska.gov

Additional Regulatory Guidance

Special Education Departments




Questions? Comments? Please email Scott or Tracey.