Safe Diabetic Medication Administration

19 students

 

Background
This virtual simulation game focuses on the assessment of a diabetic patient, identification of symptoms of hypoglycemia, and safe diabetic medication administration.

Target Learner: Intermediate Nursing Students


Pre-Learning

    • Review <course materials & textbooks> for the pathophysiology of diabetes.
    • Review <course materials and textbooks> signs, symptoms & causes of hyperglycemia and hypoglycemia.
    • Review the onset, peak, and duration of insulins.
    • Review landmarking, sites, and preparation for subcutaneous injections.
    • Review Identify priority assessments and interventions required before and after administration of anti-hyperglycemic medications.
    • Review the 10 “rights” of medication preparation & administration.

Instructor

User Avatar Jane Tyerman

Free