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Safe Use of Insulin E-learning Course - Nurses Diabetes Course Praised

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June James Nurse Consultant UHL helped develop the content of the NHS diabetes course. All medical students will have to complete the course.


Over 60,000 health professionals across 40 Trusts have completed an innovative e-learning course developed in Leicester


Both Helen Atkins and June James were part of the team who designed this free online training course in conjunction with NHS Diabetes for all health professionals who need to administer insulin for patients with diabetes.


The NPSA have issued a Rapid Response Report following a number of cases of insulin-related incidents. The course provides health professionals with guidance and support for the safe use of insulin.
 

Diabetes UK 

A poster presentation was accepted at the Diabetes UK APC and can be downloaded.


 

 

Safe Use of Insulin Course

Further information about the Safe Use of Insulin Course can be found on our website professional section or you can link to -www.diabetes.nhs.uk/safe_use_of_insulin/
 

Podcast 

June James talks about the Safe use of Insulin click on the link below to view
 


Updated at 2012-05-30 12:58:05 by Shehnaz Jamal

Documents

The safe use of insulin e-learning module and the “Big Bang” effect: successful roll out of a teaching programme for all working

Poster presentation at Diabetes UK APC 2011 Download Document