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Glucometers & Insulin

Glucometer Training & Insulin Administration Training

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Our registered nurse provides training to participants who are new to self-blood glucose monitoring. Patients are taught the importance of monitoring blood sugars to avoid short- and long-term complications. Participants also are taught the signs and symptoms of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia, and what to do when these occur.  As part of the training, participants demonstrate understanding by performing a return demonstration.  Glucometer training is done upon a direct referral by physician, and participants are strongly encouraged to attend the Controlling Your Diabetes class.

Offered by Appointment
Free of Charge

Insulin Administration Training

Our registered nurse provides insulin administration training to patients who are new to insulin administration or need more information and instruction on insulin injection. The signs and symptoms of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia and sick day management are discussed, in addition to methods to correct low and high blood sugars. Participants demonstrate understanding by performing a return demonstration. Insulin administration training is done upon a direct referral by physician, and patients are strongly encouraged to attend the Controlling Your Diabetes class.

Offered by appointment
Free of Charge