Intensive Insulin Management

Course Information

Course Code

DE807

Instruction Method

ONLINE – login information will be emailed the week before the course start date

Fee

$479 domestic / $679 international

Length

Approximately 12 weeks.

Instructor(s)

Sharon Rouatt RN, CDE

Learner Outcomes

You will enhance your knowledge of current insulin therapies used by people with both Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes, covering:

  • Basal insulin therapy
  • Oral hypoglycemic agents
  • The addition of prandial insulin including human insulin
  • Rapid-acting insulin analogues and pre-mixes
  • Conventional and intensive treatment of Type 1 diabetes and how to adjust for challenges
  • The current options for insulin pump therapy in Canada and how to help those who choose this method of treatment

Evaluation Method

Evaluation Item Due Date
Case conference – Part 1 Week 3-5
Online written assignment 1 Week 6
Case conference – Part 2 Week 7-9
Online written assignment 2 Week 10
Web-based Final Examination Week 12

Intended For

Practicing health professionals with knowledge of diabetes and its management. This course will build on basic knowledge already in place.

Text Book

All course material is available online.

Prerequisites

  • Working knowledge of basic diabetes care and management
  • Computer literacy
    • Students must have access to a computer that meets the minimum system requirements, access to the Internet, and an e-mail account
    • Access to and basic proficiency with a PDF reader, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft PowerPoint are also required as they are used to access course material and submit evaluation items

DE807 Intensive Insulin Management

Courses

CodeCourse TitleFormatTuitionDate(s)Register ByAvailability
DE807-800Intensive Insulin ManagementOnline$679.00Sep-18-2017 to Dec-10-2017Sep-01-2017Closed