Current through Register Vol. 61, No. 4, April 1, 2022
The purpose of
is to describe the circumstances under
which these rules apply and to define the procedures for authorizing certain
individuals, when a licensed health care professional is not immediately
available, to administer:
(a) Epinephrine to
a person who has a severe allergic response to an allergen;
(b) Glucagon to a person who is experiencing
severe hypoglycemia when other treatment has failed or cannot be initiated; and
(c) Medication that treats adrenal
insufficiency to a student who is experiencing an adrenal crisis.
(2) Severe allergic reactions
requiring epinephrine will occur in a wide variety of circumstances.
(3) Severe hypoglycemia requiring glucagon,
in settings where children prone to severe hypoglycemia are known to lay
providers and where arrangements for the availability of glucagon have been
made, will occur primarily in, but not limited to, school settings, sports
activities, and camps.
adrenal crisis for students diagnosed with adrenal insufficiency will occur in
a wide variety of circumstances. The administration of medication to treat a
student experiencing an adrenal crisis may be provided by trained school
personnel in accordance with OAR 581-021-0037
whose parent or guardian has
provided the necessary medication and equipment for administration.
Or. Admin. R.
HD 10-1982, f. & ef.
5-25-82; HD 23-1990(Temp), f. & cert. ef. 8-15-90; OHD 7-1998, f. &
cert. ef. 7-28-98; OSHA 4-2012, f. 9-19-12, cert. ef. 1-1-13; PH 14-2012, f.
& cert. ef. 9-19-12;
3-2016, f. & cert. ef.
Stat. Auth.: ORS
Stats. Implemented: ORS