8:30 am-12:30 pm
Walter Reed Community Center
Multipurpose Room A
What should you know about diabetes? How can you assist your clients with managing their diabetes? Do you know the signs and symptoms of hypo- and hyperglycemia? In this class you will learn about the differences between type 1 and type 2 diabetes and the differences in their management. Various treatment options, devices, and administration technique of diabetic medications will be explained. The proper method for measuring blood glucose levels using a glucometer will be reviewed. By the end of the class, students will know how to efficiently assess for hypo- and hyperglycemia, confidently administer prescribed medications, and respond to diabetic emergencies.
This class is for people with the 32-hour Medication Aide certification. New Standards and Regulations for Licensed Adult Day Care Centers, 22VAC40-61, require an ANNUAL 4-hour refresher course for 32-Hour Medication Aides.
Download and fill the registration form here. Please fax Registration form to 703.228.0940, ATTN: Semin Hekmaty, RN.
Instructor: Semin Hekmaty, RN, email@example.com
Public Health Nurse
2909 16th Street South Arlington, VA 22204