Table 1—

Personnel participating in different aspects of diabetes care

Diabetes managementGradeMedical personnelTeachers and administratorsOther school personnelParentNo one
Who is responsible for your child's diabetes care during the school day?K–5886421160
6–8974330150
9–1281251269
Who provides diabetes care to your child during after-school activities?K–526402712
6–82537105218
9–12616222546
Who helps your child with blood glucose monitoring?K–584402193
6–8851203015
9–1233601354
Who helps your child with insulin (calculating dose, drawing it up, and/or injecting boluses)?K–574292247
6–853803222
9–1212101575
Who helps treat your child's low blood glucose episodes?K–5885314242
6–8952717235
9–127527101918
  • Data are percentages unless otherwise indicated. K, kindergarten.