An introduction to Diabetes

What topics are covered by the course?

Course Outline

This course gives an overview of Diabetes for those working in care homes, day centers and domiciliary care. The course covers:

What is Diabetes?
Who does it affect?
What are the different types?
How many people have it?
What are the pre-disposing factors and how can they be reduced?
What are the treatments?
Is there a special diet?
How is it diagnosed?
How is it managed ?
Who are the members of the care team and what roles do they have?
What are the possible complications of diabetes?
Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

Who should attend?

This course is aimed at those caring for service users with Diabetes to give them an awareness of the condition.

What will I be able to do on completion?

Course Outline

This course gives an overview of Diabetes for those working in care homes, day centers and domiciliary care. The course covers:

What is Diabetes?
Who does it affect?
What are the different types?
How many people have it?
What are the pre-disposing factors and how can they be reduced?
What are the treatments?
Is there a special diet?
How is it diagnosed?
How is it managed ?
Who are the members of the care team and what roles do they have?
What are the possible complications of diabetes?
Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

How will I be assessed?

Assessment is an ongoing process throughout the course.

An introduction to Diabetes

Course Outline

This course gives an overview of Diabetes for those working in care homes, day centers and domiciliary care. The course covers:

What is Diabetes?
Who does it affect?
What are the different types?
How many people have it?
What are the pre-disposing factors and how can they be reduced?
What are the treatments?
Is there a special diet?
How is it diagnosed?
How is it managed ?
Who are the members of the care team and what roles do they have?
What are the possible complications of diabetes?
Everything you ever wanted to know but were afraid to ask!

Who Should Attend?

This course is aimed at those caring for service users with Diabetes to give them an awareness of the condition.


Duration

This is a half day course 3.5 hours.

Additional Information

On successful completion of this course delegates will receive a certificate of attendance.

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Outwood
Wakefield
Lancaster
Delivery: Classroom
Category: Health & Medical »
Duration: 1/2 day
Qualification: In house qualification

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