NYSCSH Webinars and Presentations
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The Webinars and PowerPoint presentations on this page were developed by the NYS Center for School Health and the NYS Education Department. Webinars which were produced with funding and in collaboration with the NYS Department of Health will be identified by an acknowledgment.External links do not imply endorsement and resources used should be reviewed for alignment with local district policies. Schools, districts, and BOCES should consult with their school attorneys regarding specific legal questions.
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NYSDOH approved webinar to train school staff in recognizing signs of anaphylaxis and responding using an epinephrine auto-injector Contains links to the webinar, post-test, and skills checklist. While not required for school nurses, it contains valuable information which may be of interest. (March 2017, 22 minutes)
This self-paced webinar provides updates on regulations and resources for NYS school nurses. This information was originally presented at the 2017 NYSCSH Professional School Health Seminars. The material in this webinar has been updated to reflect the most current information available. (January 2018, 5:47 minutes)
NYSDOH has approved this webinar for NYS schools implementing Opioid Overdose Prevention (naloxone administration by school staff who are not medical professionals). It has been approved by the NYSDOH pursuant to section 3309 of Public Health Law for Opioid Overdose Prevention Training. Contains links to the webinar, Post-test and Skills checklist. Originally posted (August 2015, Updated 12/2016; 55 minutes)
According to the CDC, drug poisoning is the leading cause of injury-related mortality in the US and was associated with 47,055 lives lost in 2014. About 61% of drug poisoning deaths were attributed to opioids, such as heroin and prescription opioid analgesics in 2014. This webinar explores how prescription drug abuse has impacted the heroin epidemic in NYS. It contains resources health educators may use to augment a drug prevention curriculum. (July 2017, 7 minutes)