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Health Professionals

Diabetes management for health professionals

Diabetes management for health professionals is a one day workshop for nurses, diabetes educators, podiatrists, pharmacists, dietitians, exercise physiologists, general practitioners and allied health professionals.

 

It offers an interactive learning environment supporting participants to enhance their knowledge with evidence based diabetes management strategies for their clients.

 

Diabetes management for health professionals is endorsed by the Royal College of Nursing and the Australian Practice Nurse Association and offers 8 Professional Development points.

 

Topics covered include:

  • An overview of the pathophysiology of diabetes and current diabetes classifications
  • Current diabetes prevention and detection strategies
  • Supporting self-management for the person with diabetes
  • Healthy eating & physical activity recommendations
  • Glucose monitoring
  • Glucose lowering medication
  • Insulin management
  • Hypoglycaemia/Hyperglycaemia
  • Sick days plans
  • Complications screening and prevention
  • Emotional well-being
  • National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)

 

To see if there are upcoming sessions near you, go to our What's On page What's On section.

 

To make a request to have a speaker visit your venue, or to register your interest, please Contact us and let us know the details of your organsiation, your preferred dates, location and the expected number of attendees. 

 

 

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