Primary Children's Hospital

(801) 662-1000Map100 Mario Capecchi Dr.Salt Lake City, UT 84113

Management of Diabetes in the School for School Nurses


Date & Time

Fri November 22, 2013 - 8:30 AM

Location

Primary Children's - 5th South Campus

​675 East 500 South, Suite 100

Salt Lake City, Utah 84102

Fee
$40.00

​Registration for this event is now closed.

Contact

​For more information, contact Pediatric Education Services

pc-pes@imail.org

801-662-3500

Sponsor

​Primary Children's Medical Center

Additional Information

Description

​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.

Program Objectives:

  • 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
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