Best Practices in Blood Glucose Monitoring

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					     Best Practices in
     Best Practices in
      Blood Glucose
      Blood Glucose
       Monitoring
       Monitoring
        Tuesday, November 11, 2008
              5:00 - 8:00 p.m.

                           @ ELYRIA PUBLIC LIBRARY, WEST RIVER BRANCH
                                1194 W. River Rd., • Elyria Ohio 44035

                                        Continuing Education for
                                        healthcare professionals!
                                          Cost $10.00 - Pre-registration is required – space is limited!
                                         Healthy meal provided - following “Meeting Well” guidelines

                           This program is for health professionals involved in blood glucose screening and
                           monitoring activities in ambulatory, community or home settings. This includes
                           nurses, parish nurses, EMT’s, home healthcare workers and allied health
                           professionals.
                     Questions? Contact the Lorain County General Health District
             440-322-6367, 244-2209, or 236-8722/E-mail - healthed@loraincountyhealth.com
                                                    To register, see attached registration form.

Comments from past attendees:                                                  This hands-on blood glucose monitoring (BGM)
                                                                               update covers current recommended blood
“This information presented will definitely make a
difference in how we will approach community screenings.”
                                                                               glucose measurement techniques, rationale, and
Nov, 2006                                                                      guidelines. Presented by: MaryAnn Nicolay, DTR
                                                                               Diabetes Association of Greater Cleveland
“Excellent update.” Aug, 2007

“Very Comprehensive, hands-on activity very helpful” Nov., 2007
                                                                                                                  LORAIN COUNTY


    Nutrition Professionals: This program has been approved by the
        Commission on Dietetic Registration for 2, level 2 CPEUs.
  In accordance with rules 4723-14-01 and 4723-14-05 of the Ohio Board of                       Conducted through the Lorain County General Health District
  Nursing, this activity meets the criteria of “Interdisciplinary continuing
  education” and would count for 2.4 contact hours. This program was
  approved by the Commission on Dietetic Registration. To claim these hours,
  you need to keep the brochure and the Certificate of Attendance. For
  additional information, contact DAGC at 216-591-0800.




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