An estimated one in every 430-530 people
under the age of 19 have Type 1 diabetes

Students with diabetes require special management of their health care needs to ensure equitable access to educational opportunities as their peers. This free five-week series will provide an advanced educational framework to support Colorado school nurses so that they will demonstrate expanded core knowledge and critical thinking skills related to complex clinical and psychosocial management of diabetes in the school setting.

Advanced Diabetes Care Management for School Nurses

Audience:
School Nurses working in Colorado who desire a “deeper dive” and intermediate/advanced education in diabetes management

CNE: 
Children's Hospital Colorado is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Continuing Nursing Education Group, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This offering for up to four nursing contact hours is provided by Children's Hospital Colorado.

CNE certificate of attendance is contingent upon registration, attendance of at least three of the four sessions, and submission of all evaluation surveys, which include a written response to questions related to any change in practice that you may make as a result of learning that took place at this activity. Claim only those hours you attend.

Commitment: 
Five weekly ECHO sessions held virtually
Wednesdays 1:00 - 2:00 PM MST
March 11 - April 15

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In Partnership With:

  • ECHO SESSION 1

    Management of Hypo- and Hyperglycemia in Children: A Deeper Dive

    January 22, 2020

    Kimber Simmons

  • ECHO SESSION 2

    Successful Use of Diabetes Technology

    January 29, 2020

    Shideh Majidi

  • ECHO SESSION 3

    Advanced Principles of Nutrition Management

    February 5, 2020

    Gail Spiegel

  • ECHO SESSION 4

    Psychological Effects of a Diabetes Diagnosis

    February 12, 2020

    Greg Forlenza

  • ECHO SESSION 5

    Collaboration: It takes a Multidisciplinary Team

    February 19, 2020

    Mary Anne Fleury