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As the global prevalence of diabetes continues to rise, it is estimated that nearly 10% of adults worldwide will be affected by this chronic disease by 2045. With such a staggering statistic, it's crucial to understand the impact diabetes has on society, particularly in social care settings. Our Diabetes Awareness: Cost of Diabetes in Social Care course thoroughly explores this vital health topic without relying on industry jargon or complex terminology.
By participating in this educational program, you will gain invaluable insights into the different types of diabetes, their treatments, and the associated costs, empowering you to make informed decisions for yourself and those in your care. Take advantage of this opportunity to expand your knowledge and contribute to a healthier society.
- Comprehend the fundamentals of diabetes and its different types.
- Recognise the challenges and costs associated with diabetes in social care settings.
- Identify the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes.
- Understand the concept of prediabetes and its implications.
- Explore gestational diabetes and its management during pregnancy.
- Distinguish between hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia, including their symptoms and treatments.
- Familiarise yourself with crucial diabetes terms to communicate effectively with healthcare professionals.
This comprehensive course on Diabetes Awareness: Cost of Diabetes in Social Care provides an in-depth understanding of the various aspects of diabetes. It starts with an introduction to the basics of diabetes, followed by an examination of the challenges and costs it presents in social care settings. You will learn about the different types of diabetes, including Type 1, Type 2, prediabetes, gestational diabetes, and other less common forms.
As you progress through the course, you will delve into the treatments available for each type of diabetes and how to manage blood sugar levels effectively. The course also covers vital information on hypoglycaemia and hyperglycaemia, providing a well-rounded understanding of these potentially dangerous conditions.
By the end of this course, you will have gained valuable knowledge about diabetes, enabling you to make informed decisions about your health and those in your care. Whether you are a healthcare or social care professional or simply seeking personal enrichment, this course will provide essential information on this prevalent health issue.
Who is this course for?
- Healthcare professionals seeking to deepen their understanding of diabetes and its implications in social care.
- Social care workers responsible for managing the health and well-being of individuals with diabetes.
- Individuals with diabetes or at risk of developing the condition looking to expand their knowledge for better self-management.
- Family members and caregivers of people with diabetes.
- Anyone interested in learning about diabetes and its impact on society.
- Diabetes Nurse Specialist: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
- Diabetes Educator: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
- Healthcare Assistant: £17,000 - £23,000 per year
- Registered Nurse (Diabetes Care): £25,000 - £45,000 per year
- Dietitian/Nutritionist specialising in diabetes: £25,000 - £45,000 per year
- Social Care Worker with diabetes expertise: £18,000 - £30,000 per year
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Certificate of completion
Digital certificate - £9.99
Receive a digital copy of your certificate as a PDF file for only £9.99.
Certificate of completion
Hard copy certificate - £15.99
A Physical, high-quality copy of your certificate will be printed and mailed to you for only £15.99.
For students within the United Kingdom, there will be no additional charge for postage and packaging. For students outside the United Kingdom, there will be an additional £10 fee for international shipping.
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