Community of Practice for Management of Chronic Conditions in Schools

Community of Practice Resources for Management of Chronic Conditions in Schools

These resources have been shared by states that participated in two short-term Communities of Practices (2016-2018) around the management of chronic conditions in schools, as it relates to the work in FOA-1305 from CDC.


Data Collection and Reporting
Connecticut State DOE/Support for Students with Chronic Health Conditions – Nurse Supervisor Survey
School Health Services Chronic Conditions Report – Missouri
Health Information Form from Madison – Wisconsin
Health Information Form 2013 from Madison – Wisconsin
School Nurse and Chronic Condition Survey – Utah

Standardized Forms for Management of Chronic Conditions in Schools
State Form for Asthma Action Plan, Medication Authorization & Self Administration – Utah
State Form for Diabetes Medication and Management Orders – Utah
State Form for Diabetes Emergency Action Plan – Utah
Programs and Services
Missouri School Nurse Link, including access to a FERPA-compliant form
Diabetes E-Learning Module for MO School Nurses (“Edutainment”) – Missouri
School Nurse Case Management Program Manual – Washington

Motivational Interviewing and Focused Conversations
An Introduction to Motivational Interviewing
Primer on Focused Conversations
Example Questions for Working with Parents and Students Around Chronic Health Conditions
The Art of Focused Conversations