Diabetes Workshop

01/01/2018 09:00 am to 01/01/2019 09:00 am

Diabetes 

Made Simple 

Delivered to your service/home at a time that is convenient to you.  The Session lasts about 2 hours with time to ask questions. We reflect on case histories from your serivce as this enables staff to understand how it really works.  Certificates will be provided.   

Cost:

  •  £200 for executive members (those that paid BCA's executive member fee)
  • £240 for members (those that have not paid BCA's executive member fee)
  • £60 for blood glucose monitoring competency assessment for up tp 6 people (competency certificate provided)

Contact June O'Connell, RGN/RSCN, for more details and to book a session: j.oconnell12@btinternet.com

Text: 077 1502 7752 

What we cover:

• What is diabetes
• The difference between type 1 & 2
• Anatomy and physiology – what’s going wrong in the body
• Who gets it and symptoms
• Treatments; tablets and insulin
• Blood-glucose values
• Tests: finger prick for blood-glucose monitoring & urinalysis
• Hyperglycaemia & Hypoglycaemia – risks, what should you do
• Care management & documentation
• Case studies you have experienced 

In addition to the workshop we can also run a blood glucose testing competency assessment. This ensures staff are competent to perform a finger prick, use a blood glucose monitor and understand blood sugar values. Email the trainer to book an assessment.  


01/01/2018 09:00 am
01/01/2019 09:00 am
Organised By
Berkshire Care Association
01344 893469
info@berkscare.co.uk

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