Child and student health support forms for completion by health professionals, and information for guardians and other service providers.
Before using the documents on this page, please read our health issues and health plans page.
Parent and family support
There's no such thing as a silly question 2.0 MB is a practical guide for families living with a child with chronic illness, disability, mental illness or a life-threatening condition.
For a free hard copy of the book, visit Team Kids.
Non-specific health care plans
The general health information 48.0 KB document is a basic health care plan. It is to be completed by the relevant treating health professional and parent or guardian for a student who may require added care or supervision. Other documents are available for more specific health care plans
The health support planning in education and children’s services 477.5 KB document exists to assist education and childcare workers to plan safe, reasonable and consistent health support in partnership with families and health professionals.
Individual first aid plan 31.3 KB
Medical information care plan 61.5 KB
Acquired brain injury (ABI)
Acquired brain injury care plan 22.3 KB
Allergy and anaphylaxis
All information and resources for allergy and anaphylaxis, including health care plans, can be found at the Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy (ASCIA) website.
Asthma care plan (Asthma Australia)
Asthma care plan 69.2 KB
Oncology patient care plan 511.7 KB
Intravenous (IV) care frequently asked questions 184.3 KB
Continence care plan 136.0 KB
Ileostomy, colostomy, urostomy care and learning plan 135.5 KB
Intermittent catheterisation care and learning plan 124.5 KB
Cystic fibrosis care plan 190.0 KB
Cystic fibrosis planning support guide 243.2 KB
Diabetes care plan with an insulin injection 442.3 KB
Diabetes care plan with an insulin pump 436.9 KB
Information for young people with diabetes 160.9 KB
Children with high blood glucose
Children with insulin pumps - flowchart 111.7 KB
Children without insulin pumps - flowchart 115.6 KB
Children with low blood glucose
Children with insulin pumps - flowchart 110.6 KB
Children without insulin pumps - flowchart 110.9 KB
Eating and drinking care
Oral eating and drinking care plan 120.0 KB
Oral eating and drinking observation log 65.5 KB
Epilepsy and seizures
Intranasal midazolam (INM) authority 438.5 KB
Seizure care plan 95.0 KB
Seizure observation log 68.5 KB
Heart health care plan 719.5 KB
Hydrocephalus and shunt care plan 3.1 MB
Infestation, including head lice
Healthy heads without head lice: control of head lice in SA guidelines (SA Health)
These documents are not for use for intranasal midazolam or adrenaline auto-injector.
Medication authority 65.5 KB
Multiple medication authority 95.5 KB (for use when four or more medications are prescribed to an individual)
Medication log (General Use) 72.0 KB
Medication log for Family Day Care 129.5 KB
Osteogenesis imperfecta care plan 502.6 KB
Spina bifida care plan 56.8 KB
Transfer and positioning
Transfers and positioning health care plan 216.5 KB
On this site
Health issues and health plans
Support for children with chronic illness or disability
DECD Child Development and Wellbeing
Phone - 8226 0870
Email - DECD.CSW@sa.gov.au