Diabetes Medication

Utah Law 53G-9-506 allows students to possess and self-administer diabetes medication with documentation by a parent and the student’s healthcare provider.

Utah Diabetes Medication Management Order

Glucagon

Utah law 53G-9-504 allows the administration of glucagon in schools for a student with diabetes. A signed statement from the parent or legal guardian verifying that glucagon is prescribed to the student is required. The school must identify and train personnel to administer glucagon. Those trained are not liable for any problems that result from glucagon administration.