Diabetes

Customizable Resources Related To This Topic Can Be Found On Our Samples|Forms|Notifications Page. 

NYS Laws, Regulations, and Guidelines and Sample NYSCSH Forms 

NYS Laws, Regulations, Guidelines, and Memos related to diabetes management, BG testing, insulin pumps.

NYSCSH Sample Forms|Notifications Webpage-Contains sample Diabetes Medical Management Plans, Addendum-Role of Parents In Insulin Dose, 504 Templates and Staff Handouts

Athletic Participation

NYSPHSAA Permission for Special Accommodations- Used to request permission for special devices such as insulin pumps or sensors) prosthesis, religious accommodations and special accommodations in sports participation (NYS Public High School Athletic Association).

Carbohydrate Counting

Carbohydrate Counting Overview-Provides information for determining carb counts based on food nutrition labels, serving size and online resources. (NYSCSH, 9/2017) 

My Food Advisor at the American Diabetes Association-Provides Nutrient Composition of Foods

USDA Food Composition Databases- Provides USDA National Nutrient Database for Standard Reference and the USDA Branded Food Products

Care and Management Resources

American Diabetes Association (ADA)Website -Provides resources for those living with diabetes, their families, healthcare professionals, and those at risk including the Diabetes Care Tasks at School: What Key Personnel Need to Know. 

ADA Glucagon Emergency Administration Training-Links to glucagon resource page on this website. 

ADA Standards of Medical Care in Diabetes 2018 - Provides evidence-based clinical practice recommendations for diabetes care. (12/18/17)

CDC Helping the Student with Diabetes Succeed: A Guide for School Personnel 
Provides practical tools and important information for children, families, and schools, to ensure a safe learning environment for students with diabetes
. (2016, CDC|NIH)

JDRF Advisory Toolkit for Families (2012)-Provides resources on effective communication, parent and staff responsibilities, training and an overview of diabetes. Many sample forms are included.

Online JDRF Advisory Toolkit Request form to order paper copies 

National Association of School Nurses (NASN)- Provides links to websites, journals, books, position statements, and organizations to support care of students

National Diabetes Education Program (NDEP)- Information for Healthcare Providers and Schools
NDEP is a partnership of the National Institutes of Health, the CDC.

NYSDOH Diabetes Webpage-Provides NYS specific data, disaster planning, insurance coverage, laws and regulations, materials for health professionals on injection safety.

Children with Diabetes: A Resource Guide for Families of Children with Diabetes - Contains DMMP, 504 plans, BG logs and defines the roles of each member in the school team. (NYSDOH, 2013)

Safe Glucometer and Insulin Pen Use

CDC and the Safe Injection Practices Coalition (SIPC) Campaign includes (posters/brochures) on why insulin pens and glucometers should only be used by one person.

Safe Glucometer Use Brochure 

FAQ-Blood Glucose Monitoring

Infection Prevention During Glucose Monitoring & Insulin Administration

Updated 8/15/18