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Diabetes Course for Nurses and AHPs

Duration: 1 Day(s)
CPD Hours: 8
Start Time: 09:15
End Time: 16:30

OVERVIEW

Aimed at Nurses and AHPs working in General Practice to develop competency in managing patients with diabetes based around the TREND nursing competency framework

Who should attend: Nurses, Associate physicians, Advanced Nurse Practitioners and allied healthcare professionals involved in diabetes management in General Practice and community teams.

CONTENT

Diabetes: a metabolic disorder, causes and symptoms

Screening, prevention, prediabetes

Type 1 diabetes, diagnosis and management including 15 healthcare essentials (Diabetes UK)

Nutrition including remission in Type 2 Diabetes

Blood glucose monitoring including HbA1c and flash glucose monitoring

Ketone monitoring, indications and testing

Oral theraipes

Injectables and reviewing efficacy 

Hyperglycaemia; short term symptoms and management

Hypoglycaemia; symptoms, treatment and long term effects

Illness and diabetes 

Cardiovascular disease, assessment, risk and management

Neuropathy; early detection and prevention

Nephropathy; early detection and management

Retinopathy

Promoting self care, well being and mental health management

AIMS AND OUTCOMES

To provide information and guidance of how to manage patients with diabetes holistically in primary care.

To improve confidence and enable nurses to become competent in management.

ATTENDED BY

  • Nurses
  • Nursing Associates
  • Allied Health Professionals

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