Wednesday, 3 December 2014

Management of Diabetes in the School Environment


Contact: Kathryn Thomas, North West Regional Hospital
p: 6430 6591   e: diabetes.nw@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Dates (2015) & locations:
Friday 30 January Devonport | Tuesday 27 January Cooee        
RSVP: Friday 16 January 2015

Intended Audience: teachers, teachers aids and child care workers

This information session is aimed at assisting school staff and/or child care workers to gain knowledge required to care for children with Type 1 diabetes in their school environment. We are offering this session for all those who are interested.

Program includes:
  • Introduction to diabetes management
  • Hypoglycaemia (low blood sugar)
  • Hyperglycaemia (high blood sugar)
  • Insulin pumps
  • Dietary guidelines
  • Psychology
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Venues:
Devonport Community Centre, 23 Steele Street Devonport - Friday 30 January 2015, 0900 to 1300
North West Diabetes Centre 52-56 Bass Highway Cooee - Tuesday 27 January 2015, 0900 to 1300