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Tech 102 | Insulin Pump Calculations: From Basal to Square Bolus 2020 |1.5 CEs

July 28 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Course Content

Determining basal and bolus rates for insulin pumps can seem overwhelming.  This course provides participants with a step-by-step approach to determine basal rates, bolus ratios and how to problem solve when blood glucose levels aren’t on target.  Included is a discussion on DKA recognition and an explanation of the safe use of technology in the hospital setting.

Topics include:

  • Describe critical teaching content before starting insulin pump therapy

  • Discuss strategies to determine and fine-tune insulin pump basal rates.

  • Discuss how to determine and fine tune bolus rates including coverage for carbs and hyperglycemia.

  • State important safety measures to prevent hyperglycemic crises.

  • List inpatient considerations for insulin pump therapy and CGMs

     


Join us July 28th at 11:30 am PST


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Purchase webinar for $29 and earn 1.5 CEs

Instructor: Beverly Thomassian RN, MPH, CDCES, BC-ADM is a working educator and a nationally recognized diabetes expert. Coach Beverly summarizes key information including critical teaching points and management strategies for people with diabetes.

In addition to the webinar, we will provide attendees with useful resources to provide care and education to colleagues and community members alike.

Intended Audience: If you want cutting edge information on diabetes technology, problem solving and using formula to determine appropriate insulin dosing, we highly recommend this toolkit.

 

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Details

Date:
July 28
Time:
11:30 am - 1:00 pm
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