Insulin Pump Workshop
24 March 2021 The Dickson Tradies 2 Badham St , Dickson
If you’re a little unsure about how to get the most benefit out of your insulin pump, or would to like to learn more about the features your pump provides, then this hands-on session is for you! This 3hr workshop will help you identify any fears or concerns when using your insulin pump, and provide key information to help you confidently look after your diabetes.
The practical skills session will include:
- Insulin pump features and adjusting pump settings
- Preventing and managing hypo/hyperglycaemia
- Sick days
- Infusion sets
- Continuous glucose monitoring (CGM)
A light meal will be provided.
This program is not suitable for children under the age of 18, however parents are more than welcome to attend. No children under 18 are to be in attendance.
This program is only for people who are already using an insulin pump, or are just about to begin insulin pump therapy.The National Diabetes Services Scheme (NDSS) is an initiative of the Australian Government and is administered by Diabetes Australia. The NDSS agent in NSW & ACT is Diabetes NSW & ACT. Find out more about the NDSS at ndss.com.au or call the NDSS Helpline on 1800 637 700.