• SAVE Act

    Safe Access to Vital Epinephrine (SAVE) Act The Safe Access to Vital Epinephrine (SAVE) Act, recently approved by the South Carolina Legislature, allows school districts to store supplies of epinephrine auto-injectors for identified school staff to use in emergencies for students with allergic reactions. Parents and guardians of students with known allergies should continue to provide Epi-pens for their children. These students will continue to have Allergy Action Plans/IHP developed by the school nurse. Every Horry County school has a school nurse and at least 5 first responders who are trained in Epi-pen administration in the case of allergic reactions. Read more