Diabetes Treatment Drugs and Technology
Diabetes Treatment

Course Objective

  • Know the different types of insulin and how each may be used in a care plan
  • Become familiar with the different insulin delivery methods
  • Identify the different insulin regimens
  • Describe the basal rate and why it varies
  • Calculate carb coverage and correction doses
  • Describe the concept of stacking insulin and insulin-on-board

Date: August 29, 2018

Linda Moskin, MD, MPH & Anne Brennan, MS, RN, FNP
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH)

This self-paced module provides an overview of the types of treatment options available for diabetes. In this training, participants will learn about insulin types, insulin regimens, and insulin delivery. Learners will also be introduced to concepts such as insulin on board and insulin stacking

Region 2 Public Health Training Center