2015 ORS 433.815¹
Educational training

(1) Educational training on the treatment of allergic responses, as required by ORS 433.800 (Definitions for ORS 433.800 to 433.830) to 433.830 (Immunity of trained person and institution rendering emergency assistance), shall be conducted under the supervision of a physician or nurse practitioner. The training may be conducted by any other health care professional licensed under ORS chapter 678 as delegated by a supervising physician or nurse practitioner, or by an emergency medical services provider meeting the requirements established by the Oregon Health Authority by rule. The curricula shall include, at a minimum, the following subjects:

(a) Recognition of the symptoms of systemic allergic responses to insect stings and other allergens;

(b) Familiarity with common factors that are likely to elicit systemic allergic responses;

(c) Proper administration of an intramuscular or subcutaneous injection of epinephrine for severe allergic responses to insect stings and other specific allergens; and

(d) Necessary follow-up treatment.

(2) Educational training on the treatment of hypoglycemia, as required by ORS 433.800 (Definitions for ORS 433.800 to 433.830) to 433.830 (Immunity of trained person and institution rendering emergency assistance), shall be conducted under the supervision of a physician or nurse practitioner. The training may be conducted by any other health care professional licensed under ORS chapter 678 as delegated by a supervising physician or nurse practitioner. The curricula shall include, at a minimum, the following subjects:

(a) Recognition of the symptoms of hypoglycemia;

(b) Familiarity with common factors that may induce hypoglycemia;

(c) Proper administration of a subcutaneous injection of glucagon for severe hypoglycemia when other treatment has failed or cannot be initiated; and

(d) Necessary follow-up treatment.

(3) Educational training on the treatment of adrenal insufficiency, as required by ORS 433.800 (Definitions for ORS 433.800 to 433.830) to 433.830 (Immunity of trained person and institution rendering emergency assistance), shall be conducted under the supervision of a physician or nurse practitioner. The training may be conducted by any other health care professional licensed under ORS chapter 678 as delegated by a supervising physician or nurse practitioner. The curricula shall include, at a minimum, the following subjects:

(a) General information about adrenal insufficiency and the dangers associated with adrenal insufficiency;

(b) Recognition of the symptoms of a person who is experiencing an adrenal crisis;

(c) The types of medications that are available for treating adrenal insufficiency; and

(d) Proper administration of medications that treat adrenal insufficiency. [1981 c.367 §3; 1989 c.299 §5; 1997 c.345 §4; 2011 c.70 §8; 2013 c.1 §64; 2015 c.676 §5]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

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1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 433—Disease and Condition Control; Mass Gatherings; Indoor Air, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors433.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 433, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano433.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
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