Many factors contribute to hyperglycemic and hypoglycemic events in hospitalized diabetics.  The peaks and valleys of these conditions are dangerous and can have long lasting or deadly consequences.  This course provides information on the skills and procedures involved in tighter glycemic control for hospitalized diabetics.

Topics include:

  • Hypoglycemia - Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment
  • Hyperglycemia - Signs, Symptoms, and Treatment
  • Insulin Order Sets - Endotool, Basal-Bolus
  • Insulin Administration
  • Medication, Diet Status, and Blood Glucose Levels
  • Meal Planning
  • Meal Delivery
  • Nursing Role in Better Glycemic Control
  • Assessment

Florida Board of Nursing Approved - 1 hour CE