Current through Register Vol. 33, No. 7, April 5, 2022
Upon written request of a parent or
guardian of a student with diabetes and authorization by the student's diabetes
medical management plan, and upon demonstrated proficiency, a student shall be
(1) perform self-management
blood glucose monitoring to check blood glucose and ketones;
(2) administer prescribed medication for the
treatment of diabetes including the self-administration of insulin through the
insulin delivery system that the student uses as determined in the student's
diabetes medical management plan;
(3) treat hyperglycemia as determined in the
student's medical management plan; and
(4) treat hypoglycemia as determined in the
student's diabetes medical management plan.
B. A student with diabetes shall be permitted
to self-manage in any area of the school or school grounds.
C. A student with diabetes shall be permitted
to possess on the student's person at all times all necessary supplies and
equipment to perform these monitoring and treatment functions.
D. If a student's parent or guardian or the
student requests, the student shall have access to a private area for
performing diabetes care tasks.
Each governing body shall develop written policies or procedures to address
safe storage of medical supplies and for the safe and appropriate storage of
N.M. Code R. §
Mexico Register, Volume XXX, Issue 22, November 26, 2019, eff.