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Troubleshooting Blood Glucose

Troubleshooting Blood Glucose

Troubleshooting Blood Glucose

Jane Mauldin RN BSN CDE
Jane Mauldin RN BSN CDE
on behalf of Upstate AHEC

$25.00 $ 25.00 $ 25.00

$25.00 $ 25.00 $ 25.00

$ 25.00 $ 25.00 $ 25.00
$ 25.00 $ 25.00 $ 25.00
Normal Price: $25.00 $25.00

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Launch date: 16 Feb 2018
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Last updated: 17 Sep 2019

Reference: 187012

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Latest User Comments

(30 Jul 2019)
i have leaned so much and the course is so interesting
(30 Jul 2019)
very intresting
Mr RONNY AWINO BSc (30 Jul 2019)
Short but conclusive

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Description

This course is designed to teach the healthcare provider how to manage insulin for patients based upon blood glucose readings.

Objectives

State situations and errors that contribute to hyperglycemia in the hospital setting.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to state situations and errors that contribute to hyperglycemia in the hospital setting.
Identify the importance of basal insulin and sensitivity factor.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify the importance of basal insulin and sensitivity factor .
Recognize common prescribing mistakes.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to recognize common prescribing mistakes.
Identify the role of intravenous insulin infusions and the proper way to transition a patient to subcutaneous insulin.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify the role of intravenous insulin infusions and the proper way to transition a patient to subcutaneous insulin.
List factors that prevent patients from practicing good self-care.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to list factors that prevent patients from practicing good self-care.
Identify tools to assist patients to increase self-care.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify tools to assist patients to increase self-care.
Identify common errors with insulin pen use and identify the correct use of insulin pens.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify common errors with insulin pen use and identify the correct use of insulin pens.
Identify coaching points for patients to interpret their blood glucose readings and make appropriate adjustments to their insulin.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify coaching points for patients to interpret their blood glucose readings and make appropriate adjustments to their insulin.
Identify how insulin pumps work and the needs of patients in the hospital who are on a pump.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify how insulin pumps work and the needs of patients in the hospital who are on a pump.
Identify the appropriate treatment of hypoglycemia and methods of prevention.
On completion of this course, the learner will be able to identify the appropriate treatment of hypoglycemia and methods of prevention.
Jane Mauldin RN BSN CDE

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Jane Mauldin RN BSN CDE
on behalf of Upstate AHEC

Upstate AHEC (Area Health Education Center) is a non-profit, community-based organization committed to connecting students to health careers, healthcare professionals to communities, the healthcare workforce to continuing education, and communities to better health.

South Carolina Upstate AHEC is building a skilled, diverse, healthcare workforce that is ready for today and well beyond tomorrow. We provide an avenue for training by maximizing local healthcare resources with our core values of Excellence, Integrity, Effectiveness, Professionalism, Service and Efficiency.

Our programs offer high school students exploring a career in healthcare, healthcare professional students facilitating clinical rotations in the rural and underserved areas and healthcare professionals continuing development classes either on-site or on-line with AHEC U. SC counties services include: Abbeville, Anderson, Edgefield, Greenwood, Greenville, Laurens, McCormick, Oconee, Pickens, Saluda, and Spartanburg.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)
  • 0.50 Hours

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User Reviews (8)

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(30 Jul 2019)
i have leaned so much and the course is so interesting
(30 Jul 2019)
very intresting
Mr RONNY AWINO BSc (30 Jul 2019)
Short but conclusive
Dr JOHN KARANJA BSc (2 Aug 2019)
beneficial
Ms CECILIAH SIRENGO BSc (17 Jul 2019)
Good learning content
Ms ANGELLAH OMONDI BSc (17 Jul 2019)
Very much informed
Mrs Olive MUKANSHIMIYIMANA (1 May 2018)
This course helps to raise awareness in taking care of patients with hyperglcemia and patients with hypoglycemia cases
Ms EVALYNE MUKAM I BSc (1 Aug 2019)
Good

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