Diabetes

Patient is newly insulin dependant with known Diabetes, Type 2. Participant is informed via EMR progress notes on VR tablet that patient is newly started on insulin after hyperglycemia presentation despite oral medication and ready for discharge.


Learning Objectives:

1. Counsel family and patient on diabetes and insulin use
2. Provide care by checking blood sugar, referencing insulin orders, checking dosage and concentration, loading syringe with correct volume of insulin, clean site, and injecting subcutaneous insulin
3. Counsel patient and family on hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia warning signs “

Additional information

Learner

Nursing

Contributor

IUPUC

Case Setting

MedSurg

Specialty

Endocrinology

Room Size

12×12

Language

English

Status

For Purchase