The goal of this module is to inform healthcare professionals about significant factors in planning and initiating care in the school setting for the student with diabetes. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Identify key elements of diabetes care for the school-age child.
- Describe significant considerations in assessing blood glucose values.
- Discuss symptoms and treatment of hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia.
This course is intended for an interprofessional audience, including dietitians, health educators, and nurses.
Nurses: Take this version of the course to ensure you receive appropriate credit.
For the version accredited or approved for another profession, go to your specific profession at www.continuingeducation.com
. If you have a CE Direct login ID and password (generally provided by your employer), please log in as you normally would at lms.nurse.com
and search for this topic title.