Diabetes Management for Residents in Care Homes for Registered Nurses

Date & Time:

Tuesday 23 April 2019 (9:00 - 12:00)

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Venue:

Sutton CCG, Priory Crescent, Sutton,

Detail:

Target Group:

Registered nurses working 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 nurses’ 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 knowledge of the pathophysiology of glycaemic control
  • gained the ability to identify potential causes, signs and symptoms of hypoglycaemia
  • improved knowledge of hypoglycaemia treatments
  • explored ways to manage hypoglycaemia
  • improved knowledge of oral hypoglycaemic agents, injectable therapies and insulin
  • gained knowledge on management of diabetes including blood glucose monitoring and diet
  • explored potential complications residents with diabetes may encounter

Booking:

Booking has now closed for this event.

Further Information:

Enquiries:

Sutton CCG - Jane Hopping

Trainer:

Sutton CCG

Venue Details:

Sutton CCG, Priory Crescent, Sutton,

(020 3668 1200)