Accommodating children with special dietary needs
Nutrition Services in Cases of Food Allergies If you request food substitutions for your child who does not have a documented disability (as defined under either Section 504 or IDEA), the school food service department may make the substitutions listed on the medical statement, but is not required to, make food substitutions for her.
However, when a doctor states that food allergies may result in severe, life-threatening (anaphylactic) reactions, the child’s condition would meet the definition of “disability,” then the substitutions prescribed by the licensed physician must be made.
A recognized medical authority is defined as a physician, physicians assistant, nurse practitioner, or registered dietitian.
Leonda was originally built as a large 500 guest function room with an adjoining room called the ‘River Club Restaurant’ which catered to 132 guests.
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Nutrition Services under a Health Care Plan Some states supplement the IEP with a written statement specifically designed to address a student’s nutritional needs.
Other states employ a “Health Care Plan” to address the nutritional needs of their students.
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Under no circumstances are school food service staff to revise or change a diet prescription or medical order.