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H.A.N.D.S Training – Diabetes in School

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Date(s) - 08/06/2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

The Toledo Hospital


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To better provide training for schools, ProMedica, in partnership with DYS, is providing an opportunity for school nurses to get training to better serve their students with diabetes.  H.A.N.D.S. is a program of NASN and gives school nurses 6.5 CNE credits.  An opportunity will be available for attendees to meet with diabetes tech reps and educators to try out and ask questions about diabetes pumps, CGMs and meters.  Registration is required. For more information, please download the event flyer.

Online registration must be received by, Friday, July 20, 2018. No on-site registration will be available. Confirmation of registration will be sent via e-mail.
The local host contact for more information is: Beth Ruf at 419-291-1234 or email at: beth@dys4kids.org

To register: Please follow this link: http://portal.nasn.org/members_online/registration/regstart.asp.  Or from the NASN homepage, visit www.nasn.org. From the top tabs, select PROGRAMS, and choose “Conferences and In-Person Education”. From that page, there is a header that reads, “Register for a Meeting” and you can follow the link below. The online system accepts credit cards only. To pay by check or PO please contact Danielle Harris (contact information below).

Nurse’s Agenda

8:00 am – Registration
8:30 am – Training begins
12:10 pm – Lunch provided
5:00 pm – Adjourn

Thanks to the generosity of ProMedica, there is no charge for this training.

A track is also available for non-medical school staff. This track is designed to help any school staff member who engages with a child with type 1 diabetes be ready to handle an emergency. All secretaries, teachers, aides, playground/lunch monitors, and bus drivers are encouraged to attend.  Please click HERE to register for the non-medical track.

Non-Medical Agenda

12:45 pm – Registration
1:15 pm – Training begins
4:30 pm – Adjourn

For any questions regarding registration, please contact NASN, Danielle Harris at dharris@nasn.org or 240-247-1634.

Presented by:

Mary Ellen Falzone Diabetes Center