Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA)

Idaho

 

Idaho has a stock epinephrine law in place. 

LIFE-THREATENING ALLERGIES IN SCHOOLS – Amends and adds to existing law to authorize schools to voluntarily maintain a supply of epinephrine auto-injectors; to provide for the use of epinephrine auto-injectors; to authorize schools to enter into arrangements with manufacturers of epinephrine auto-injectors; to provide guidelines for participation; and to provide for protection from liability for good Samaritans.  The Governor signed the law on March 19, 2014, and it goes into effect on July 1, 2014.

ACE Team:

Susan Conti, RN of Post Falls High School
Post Falls, ID

Sample ACE Team Activity:

Ms. Conti provided eight 3-hour anaphylaxis/first aid trainings between August 13-31, 2013 for 300 school employees, including bus drivers, custodians, coaches, secretaries.  Participants increased their anaphylaxis awareness and are better prepared to react to an anaphylactic emergency.


Questions about state legislation, ACE activities or getting involved?
ace@aanma.org


 

 

 

 


About Anaphylaxis Community Experts (ACEs):
Anaphylaxis Community Experts is a national, award-winning education, advocacy and outreach partnership program developed and hosted by AANMA and the American College of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology, sponsored by Mylan Specialty, LP.

 

 

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