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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 make a booking request, or to register your interest, please use our Online Request Form and our team will be in touch to arrange your education session.

 

Endorsed course