Directory:

Asthma/Anaphylaxis/Food Allergies
Bed Bugs
CDC Health Advisories / Disease Guidance
Concussion
Diabetes
Head Lice
Health Screenings
Individualized Healthcare Plan
Infection Control
Immunization
Narcan — Free Offer
Nebraska Emergency Guidelines for School
Nursing Continuing-Education Cancer
Nursing Procedure Info
Other Resources
Public Health
Rule 59
Seizure
School Health Rules and Regulations
Stop the Bleed Training

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

FARE – Food Allergy Research and Education includes information on:

  • 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

Bed Bugs

Guidance for Parents about Bed Bugs
Guidance for School Nurses about Bed Bugs
Guidance for School Administrators and Staff

Resources:
Sample Bed Bug Letter to Parents
Bed Bug Action Plan for Schools
UNL – Managing Bed Bugs

CDC Health Advisories / Disease Guidance

CDC Diseases and Conditions
Subscribe to NE HHS Health Advisor

Concussion

CDC Concussion Information for Nurses Educators and Parents
Nebraska Department of Education Concussion Law and Resources
REAP Concussion Manual

Diabetes

American Diabetes Association – Safe at School Program
Diabetes at School – Staff Training
Diabetes Management Plans for Schools
Self-Management of Diabetes at School Consent/Release Form
Glucagon App and Virtual Training

To Order a Free Glucagon Training Kit:
Lilly Glucagon Training Kit: 1-800-545-5979
Novo Nordisk Glucagen Training Kit: 1-800-727-0650

Head Lice

CDC Head Lice Information for Schools
NASN Headfirst Lice Lessons Program
American Academy of Pediatrics on Head Lice

Health Screenings

School Health Screening Regulations
Health Screening Information for Parents

Individualized Healthcare Plans

Nebraska HHS IHP Information

Infection Control

School Health Program – Exclusion and Infection Control Guidelines
MRSA Guidelines for Schools, Athletics, and Childcare Facilities

Immunization

Rules / Regulations / Information
Immunization Requirements per Age Group
State Immunizations Registry

Narcan — Free Offer

To learn more about free Narcan offers, please visit the Narcan official website
NASN Narcan Position Statement

Nebraska Emergency Guidelines for Schools

DHHS Emergency Guideline

Nursing Continuing-Education Courses

Free CEUs:

  • Asthma Management (7 CNE)
  • Concussion Management (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)
  • Environmental Health: An Integrative Approach (6 CNE)
  • The Story of Health- Asthma: Brett’s Story (2 CNE)
  • NACDD General Member Webinar

Nursing Procedure Info

DHHS School Health Procedures Handbook
Oxygen Guidelines for NE Schools

Other Resources

Answers 4 Families

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

Public Health

Your local public health department is a great resource. For additional information:

Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department
Dakota County Public Health
North Central District Health Department

Rule 59

Rule 59 is the Medication Aid Act for emergency response to life threatening asthma or systemic allergic reactions

Rule 59 Health and Safety
Guidelines for Med Administration
Medication Administration Summary

Seizure

Seizure Action Plan

Training for Students, Teachers, and Nurses:
CDC Epilepsy Training
Managing Children with Epilepsy: A School Nurse Guide
VNS (Vagus Nerve Stimulation) Training Video
Diazepam Administration Video

School Health Rules and Regulations

To learn more please consult the DHHS public health document

Stop the Bleed Training

Stop the Bleed Website
Stop the Bleed Informational Video
To check out ESU 1’s Stop the Bleed Kit please contact us at (402) 287-2061.