This programme has been accredited by the RCN Centre for Professional Accreditation until 17/07/17. Accreditation applies only to the educational content of the programme and does not apply to any product

Welcome to the

Abbott Diabetes Care Online

Nurse Training Programme

These modules have been created especially for nurses, and cover a number of subjects around caring for people with diabetes. You can complete the modules at your own pace, saving your progress and returning to complete the modules at a time that suits you.

Accredited by the RCN and funded by Abbott Diabetes Care, this training programme is designed to benefit you, your team and your patients, by providing in-depth information and education about diabetes and its practical management. The emphasis is on life-long care and ongoing guidance for patients, with the aim of improving health outcomes day-to-day as well as over the long term.

Please start by selecting the module of your choice

The monitoring and management of blood glucose and ketones

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The impact of long-term complications of diabetes (microvascular and macrovascular)

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The end of each module includes a 10-question assessment for you to test and reflect on your learning. Upon successfully completing the assessment, a certificate will be generated which you can add to your CPD portfolio.

By demonstrating your commitment to diabetes care, this programme can help you stay well informed and up-to-date as part of your broader skills and career development.

Abbott Diabetes Care Online Nurse Training Programme is not optimised for mobile and small screen devices. It requires around a few hours of study to complete each programme and is designed to be completed on a desktop computer. Please visit this URL on a different device or resize your browser window. Thank you

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* Scanning the sensor to obtain glucose values does not require lancets ×
*1. Scanning the sensor to obtain glucose values does not require lancets 2. A finger prick test using a blood glucose meter is required during times of rapidly changing glucose levels when interstitial fluid glucose levels may not accurately reflect blood glucose levels, or if hypoglycemia or impending hypoglycemia is reported but the symptoms do not match the system readings. ×

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