Diabetes

Type 1 diabetes occurs when insulin producing cells in the pancreas are destroyed by the immune system. Low blood sugar - hypoglycaemia is the greatest immediate danger.

HCDSB Diabetes Protocol

The Diabetes Management Protocol outlines the Board’s protocol and procedures in managing and providing emergency treatment for students diagnosed by a physician with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.

 

Diabetes Protocol for Parents

Our Diabetes Protocol provides parents and guardians with information on the responsibilities of the school, responsibilities of the parent/guardian, as well as student management and emergency treatment forms to be completed and returned to the school administrator. ​ 
 

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