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Diabetes

The following on-line options are available to support Diabetes learning.

  • This educational programme is funded and sponsored by Sanofi. The contents of Sanofi Cares have been independently developed by EDEN and this programme is delivered by EDEN on behalf of Sanofi. Sanofi has not had any input or involvement in the creation of these materials but has reviewed the contents to ensure compliance with ABPI code of practice.    Further information and registration link here    
  • Hospice in the Weald - We Train offer a WDF funded Level 3 certificate Understanding the care and management of Diabetes (knowledge only) for more information please see this flyer Contact to book a place and check WDF eligibility is Lisa Love, Head of We Train Tel; 01892 820497/07930 143806
  • The KCC learning platform Scils have a couple of online (free) courses on diabetes. To access sign up via this link and use the code 490KECC to set up your log on. There is also a training session that in-house trainer can access include evidence books.
  • e-learning for health module covering Insulin Admin for Health Care Support Workers at https://portal.e-lfh.org.uk/Component/Details/623288

For managers looking at delegating insulin management to front line workers there are a number of resources:

  • NHSE/I and Diabetes UK has released a Delegation of Insulin framework
  • A number of webinars on delegating of insulin (The webinars that directly relate to delegation into social care are from Tameside and Glossop (Webinar 1), Shropshire (Webinar 3) and Sheffield (Webinar 5)
  • Skills for Care resource on delegating health tasks - two short guides which are aimed primarily at adult social care employers, managers and care workers working in care homes.  

A 40 minute Bitesize Webinar Recording on Diabetes by Sarah Gregory, NHS Diabetes specialist nurse can be viewed here