Classes & Events

Diabetes Education Program for School and Day Care Personnel

Where:
OSF Saint Francis Medical Center
530 NE Glen Oak Avenue
Peoria, IL 61637
(309) 655-2000
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August 11, 2020

8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Peoria, IL 61637

The purpose of this symposium is to provide diabetes education to those who work with children with diabetes in the school or day care setting. At OSF HealthCare Children's Hospital of Illinois, we feel it is important that all children with diabetes receive safe, competent care while in the school setting. As a leader in children's health care, we are committed to providing quality education to those who care for our children.

 

*Introduction to diabetes

*Carbohydrate counting and glucose monitoring

*Hypoglycemia/glucagon and hyperglycemia/ketones

*Diabetes Medical Management Plan

*Pump/sensors

*Skills lab

 

Registration will open May 1, 2020. Registration fee: $30 - please make checks payable to OSF HealthCare on the day of the event.

 

To register, contact Missy Leverton at melissa.a.leverton@osfhealthcare.org or (309) 624-5901.