In the serving area, post a list of children who have allergies and their respective allergies.
Develop an individual plan for each child with life-threatening allergies (anaphylaxis) that includes emergency procedures.
RATIONALE It is common to have children in care who suffer allergic reactions to certain foods. Since the outcome may be serious, a list of known allergies of specific children should be readily available in areas of food preparation and consumption so that allergic reactions may be avoided.
- Any lists or procedures should be examined frequently to ensure currency.
- Post a board showing the progressive food introduction for each infant.