This workshop has been designed for School Nurses to increase their knowledge and provide practical application in caring for children with diabetes in the school setting.
Provide information and rationale for using intensive management for children with Type I and Type II diabetes
Provide the opportunity for hands-on experience with the most current blood glucose meters
Learn and demonstrate correct techniques with insulin; loading and programming insulin pumps
Calculate carbohydrate grams for typical school lunches and snacks
Improve ability to respond to situations that arise with diabetes management at school