Diabetes Management for Residents in Care Homes for Carers

Date & Time:

Tuesday 15 October 2019 (13:00 - 16:00)

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Venue:

Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

Detail:

Target Group:

Carers supporting residents in Care Homes within the London Borough of Sutton.

 

Course Overview:

This is an interactive half-day study session on Diabetes Management for Residents in Care Homes, tailored to meet the carers’ educational needs.

It includes a combination of formal teaching and scenario discussions.

Learning Objectives:

By the end of the session participants will have:

 

  • gained knowledge of the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes
  • gained a good understanding of the importance of glycaemic control
  • gained the ability to identify potential causes, signs and symptoms of hypoglycaemia
  • explored ways to manage hypoglycaemia
  • improved knowledge of oral hypoglycaemic agents, injectable therapies and insulin
  • gained knowledge on management of diabetes
  • explored potential complications residents with diabetes may encounter

Places Available:

5

Booking:

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Further Information:

Type:

CCG

Enquiries:

Jane Hopping - Sutton CCG

Trainer:

Jane Hopping Sutton CCG

Venue Details:

Sutton Civic Offices, G3, St Nicholas Way, Sutton, SM1 1EA

(020 8770 5000)