The Graduate Certificate in Diabetes Management and Education is an 18-unit program offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. Barbara completed a Bachelor of Science degree (majoring in physiology and biochemistry) at the University of Auckland (UoA) in 1990. This enables teams to provide enhanced services for their patients and prevent unnecessary referrals to specialists. We will always ensure that you have a range of options to choose from and we will let students know in good time the options available for them to choose for the following year. Course Funding Eligible caregivers can receive S$200 subsidy annually to defray the cost of training. The American Association of Diabetes Educators notes that DSME education focuses on seven key areas of patient care including, taking medications, reducing health risks, healthy dietary habits, increasing physical activity, monitoring insulin, learning problem-solving skills and learning to cope with the disease (www.diabeteseducator.org). How to avoid unnecessary hospital admissions Insulin administration When to call the GP?
All of our pre-registration programmes, at both BSc and MSc level, include the academic and clinical education required to become a registered nurse and obtain professional registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) on graduation. If you already hold a Diploma of Higher Education you will typically complete 80 credits of L6 option modules. In general these spaces will be allocated on a first-come first-served basis.