Back to School Tips
Tips from Teen Health/Kids Health, NASN checklist, and information from American Academy of Pediatrics.
Advice from the AAP about what you need to know about backpack safety, choosing the right backpack and how to prevent injury.
Resources, webpages, identification, prevention, and management of bed bugs.
Fact sheets, removal, information from Kids Health/Teen Health on insect bites and stings.
Blood Glucose Monitoring
EMSC School Executive Bulletin (2001); Medline Plus instructions on monitoring, calculating and recording.
Bloodborne Pathogens and Exposure Control
NYSDOH resources, OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard and Fact Sheet, PESH-Public Employee Safety and Health Bureau.
Body Mass Index (BMI)
Resources on Body Mass Index (NYSDOH, CDC), including data reporting information link for NYS.
Boards of Nursing (BON)
NYS Office of Profession, Nurse Practice Act, licensure, practice standards, policies, administrative rules, and regulations.
Body Image Education
This includes lessons and resources for body image education and media literacy in regards to body image.
Dignity Act, NYSED guidance, prevention and infographics.