A new checklist has been launched, featuring key messages developed to help achieve the best outcomes for people who take injectable medication for their diabetes.
The document, Injection Technique Matters – Key Messages, has been published on the TREND-UK website and features a checklist of actions that people who rely on injectable medication. It includes everything from medication collection to performing the injection effectively.
Healthcare professionals wishing to enter the annual Rowan Hillson Inpatient Safety Award have until the end of the February to submit their applications. To read more, click here.
Bridget Turner is Diabetes UK’s Director of Policy, Campaigns and Improvement and is the subject of our latest DT Big Interview. Learn about what projects she is currently working on and find out what a typical day in Bridget’s professional life looks like.
It’s like an annual trip on a carousel. And as inevitable as the sun rising in the morning, we are about to hear descriptions of the A&E department in winter. Overcrowding; four-hour targets melting; hospitals in strife… cue annual discussions of the worst winter ever… until the next trip on that merry-go-round.
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