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Diabetes management for health professionals

Diabetes management for health professionals is a one day workshop for nurses and allied health professionals. It offers an interactive learning environment that supports participants to develop their skills in effective diabetes management.

 

Diabetes management for health professionals is endorsed by the Royal College of Nursing and offers 7 Continuing Nursing Education (CNE) points.

 

The course includes:

 

  • 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
  • Self Monitoring of Blood Glucose (SMBG)
  • Glucose lowering medication
  • Insulin management
  • Hypoglycaemia/Hyperglycaemia
  • Sick days plans
  • Complications screening and prevention
  • Emotional well-being
  • National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS)

 

To attend one of these workshops you can find the registration forms on the relevant event pages in our What's On section. 

 

APNA_Endorsed 2016

Endorsed course