ERIC Number: ED373517
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1992-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Guidelines for Serving Students with Special Health Care Needs.
Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.; Utah State Univ., Logan. Mountain Plains Regional Resource Center.
This document provides guidance to parents, educators, and health care providers in serving Utah students with special health care needs. An introduction defines special health care needs, outlines legal responsibilities, and notes the importance of transagency collaboration. Guidelines are then offered for the identification and placement process, training and transportation, and special administrative considerations. Appendices provide sample forms, the text of the Nurse Practice Act, guidelines for administration of medication to students, a glossary, a list of training and resource materials, a list of task force members, and an order form for ordering Guidelines and Procedures for Serving Students with Special Health Care Needs. (JDD)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Definitions, Disability Identification, Drug Therapy, Elementary Secondary Education, Guidelines, Health Services, Legal Responsibility, Program Administration, Special Health Problems, Staff Development, State Standards, Student Evaluation, Student Placement, Teacher Role, Transportation
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Parents
Authoring Institution: Utah State Office of Education, Salt Lake City.; Utah State Univ., Logan. Mountain Plains Regional Resource Center.