From Caddo Mills, Texas, USA:
My four and a half year old son just started public school, and we have a full time nurse's aid and a part-time nurse. Our problem is the nurse will not allow anyone but her to give glucagon. The instructions to school personnel from the nurse are to call 911 and wait. We live in a very small town, and it would take up to 20 minutes for EMS to show up to take care of my son. If he had a severe low and needed glucagon and couldn't receive glucagon immediately, what are the problems resulting from non-treatment?
[Editor's comment: See a previous answer on this topic.
Original posting 20 Sep 2001
Posted to School and Daycare
Last Updated: Tuesday April 06, 2010 15:09:26
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