Epilepsy is a broad term used for a brain disorder that causes seizures. There are many different types of epilepsy. There are also different kinds of seizures.
If your child has a diagnosis of epilepsy, to help keep your child safe at school, it is beneficial to provide the school nurse with a seizure action plan, a seizure history questionnaire, a medication authorization form, as well as emergency medications as prescribed by your student's physician.
(Please refer to the FORMS section to find Seizure forms to provide to the school nurse. )