Start Date End Date Price Per Delegate No. Of Attendees Total Cost Availability
6 Nov 2021 09:30 6 Nov 2021 12:30 £15.00 £15.00

Supporting those on Insulin Therapy A Guide to Insulin Therapy for Primary Care - Webinar

Saturday 6th November 2021
Start Time: 09:30
Finish Time: 12:30
Introducing your speaker
Paul Dromgoole
RGN, RNMH, MSc Diabetes, PGCE

All delegates will receive

  • A pdf of the slides available for download for delegates' personal use
  • A certifcate for your appraisal portfolio
Course Accredited for 3 hours CPD
Meet the Speaker
Paul Dromgoole

Paul has over 20 years’ experience in diabetes management in Primary Care and Secondary Care Settings in Brighton, Leicester and York and more recently worked as a half-time Lecturer Practitioner in Diabetes at the University of York and an External Examiner for the University of Ulster.

He has extensive experience of supporting General Practice in clinical decision making and best practice in diabetes management and his teaching sessions and workshops are consistently highly evaluated for their clinical content, delivery and application to ‘real-life’ clinical practice.

Paul now combines a 2 day a week role as Clinical Nurse Specialist in Diabetes, with freelance Lecturing work throughout the UK.

Outside of work he is a keen Scuba Diver and PADI Dive Instructor and now proud owner of a classic 1947 BSA Motorcycle!

Your Learning Agenda

Supporting those on Insulin Therapy: A Guide to Insulin Therapy for Primary Care

Who are these Workshops aimed at?

These 2 insulin workshops are aimed at health care professionals (Nurses, GP’s, Pharmacists) in primary care. They may also be of value for secondary care Health Care Professionals (HCP’s) who are fairly new to supporting patients on insulin.

Note: These workshops are not intended to enable HCP’s to initiate insulin. For that I suggest you identify a competency-based programme which incorporates an initial mentoring type strategy. Get in touch with your local secondary care Diabetes Centre if you are struggling to identify such a programme.

What you should gain from these workshops:

  • A greater awareness of and confidence in the principles of assessment of glucose profiles.
  • An appreciation of the principles of insulin dose adjustment.
  • Understanding of the roles and place of different types of insulin regime.
  • Insight into principles of carbohydrate counting and insulin to carbohydrate ratios.
  • Awareness of the importance of and some strategies for supporting patient empowerment and decision making around insulin dose adjustment.
  • A greater insight into some of the technology currently used to enable patient self-management of their condition.
  • An understanding of ‘sick day rules’ or managing illness for those on insulin therapy.

Workshop 2

  • Clarification and pick up on questions following Workshop 1.
  • Insights into Multiple Injection Therapy (MIT): Who for and how do you support patient self-management of MIT?
  • What can be managed in primary care? What may need referring to secondary (specialist) care?
  • Principles of carbohydrate counting and insulin to carb’ ratios.
  • ‘Flash’ glucose monitoring – an overview and criteria for commencing.
  • Case based learning – further examples of blood glucose profiles and interactive discussion. Your questions!

Bookings close 48 hours prior to the start date

This webinar will NOT be recorded due to the presentation being the Intellectual Property of the speaker.

The Zoom link to join the event will be emailed to the address you booked with.  This will be sent 24 hours and 1 hour prior to the start time.

We no longer offer the option to dial in using your phone.  The fees delegates have been charged have been in the region of £1.00 per minute.

Programme
09.30am - 10.45am Session 1
10.45am - 11.15am Break and promotional Presentation TBC
11.15am - 12.30pm Session 2
12.30pm Webinar ends

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Event Details

3 CPD Credits  | £15.00
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What our delegates say

Delegate from Manchester: Excellent advice, learned a lot today Specialist Nurse P Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Webinar: As a GP, I struggle to keep up to date with the rapidly changing world of diabetes management. Thus course helped me to get more up to date. Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Webinar: Paul Is absolute gem of a speaker on Diabetes. he taught me so much through his lectures over the years via Medicine Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Webinar: Attempted to cater to all levels. Discussion on the consensus algorithms was good - this is a very useful document. Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
Delegate from Kegworth: Useful information and links of where to access resources Paul Dromgoole - Diabetes
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