Caring for Our Children: National Health and Safety Performance Standards / Edition 3
The new third edition contains updated guidelines on the development and evaluation of the health and safety of children in child care settings.
|Publisher:||American Academy of Pediatrics|
|Product dimensions:||8.50(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.10(d)|
Table of Contents
Acknowledgements Introduction Guiding Principles Advice to the User New and Significant Changes in Caring for Our Children (CFOC) Standards Since the 2nd Edition Chapter 1 – Staffing Chapter 2 – Program Activities for Healthy Development Chapter 3 – Health Promotion and Protection Chapter 4 – Nutrition and Food Service Chapter 5 – Facilities, Supplies, Equipment, and Environmental Health Chapter 6 – Play Areas/Playgrounds and Transportation Chapter 7 – Infectious Diseases Chapter 8 – Children with Special Health Care Needs and Disabilities Chapter 9 – Administration Chapter 10 – Licensing and Community Action Appendices Appendix A: Signs and Symptoms Chart Appendix B: Major Occupational Health Hazards Appendix C: Nutrition Specialist, Registered Dietitian, Licensed Nutritionist, Consultant, and Food Service Staff Qualifications Appendix D: Gloving Appendix E: Child Care Staff Health Assessment Appendix F: Enrollment/Attendance/Symptom Record Appendix G: Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule Appendix H: Recommended Adult Immunization Schedule Appendix I: Recommendations for Preventive Pediatric Health Care Appendix J: Selecting an Appropriate Sanitizer or Disinfectant Appendix K: Routine Schedule for Cleaning, Sanitizing, and Disinfecting Appendix L: Cleaning Up Body Fluids Appendix M: Clues to Child Abuse and Neglect Appendix N: Protective Factors Regarding Child Abuse and Neglect Appendix O: Care Plan for Children with Special Health Care Needs Appendix P: Situations that Require Medical Attention Right Away Appendix Q: Getting Started with MyPlate Appendix R: Choose MyPlate: 10 Tips to a Great Plate Appendix S: Physical Activity: How Much Is Needed? Appendix T: Foster Care Appendix U: Recommended Safe Minimum Internal Cooking Temperatures Appendix V: Food Storage Chart Appendix W: Sample Food Service Cleaning Schedule Appendix X: Adaptive Equipment for Children with Special Health Care Needs Appendix Y: Non-Poisonous and Poisonous Plants Appendix Z: Depth required for Shock-Absorbing Surfacing Materials for Use Under Play Equipment Appendix AA: Medication Administration Packet Appendix BB: Emergency Information Form for Children with Special Health Care Needs Appendix CC: Incident Report Form Appendix DD: Injury Report Form for Indoor and Outdoor Injuries Appendix EE: America’s Playgrounds Safety Report Card Appendix FF: Child Health Assessment Appendix GG: Licensing and Public Regulation of Early Childhood Programs Appendix HH: Use Zones and Clearance Dimensions for Single-and Multi-Axis Swings Appendix II: Bicycle Helmets: Quick-Fit Check Appendix JJ: Our Child Care Center Supports Breastfeeding Appendix KK: Authorization for Emergency Medical/Dental Care Appendix LL: Conversion Table CFOC 2nd Edition to 3rd Edition Appendix MM: Conversion Table CFOC 3rd Edition to 2nd Edition Acronyms/Abbreviations Glossary Index