Elders with diabetes face different challenges than others when managing blood sugar levels. Through online lessons, recipe videos and knowledge checks, caregivers will learn how to do the following:
Lessen the risk of diabetes-related complications through food choice.
Create meal plans to meet an elder's food and dining preferences.
Identify food containing carbohydrates and its impact on overall health.
Provide elders with wellness and quality of life through thoughtful meal planning.
Manage blood glucose during illness with food and beverages.
Course Length: 1 hour(s)
Audience: Home Health Aide; Hospice Aide; Nurse Assistant - CNA; Personal Care Aide
CE Credit: 1 hour(s)
CE Approval Statement: In the Know is an approved provider of online CNA continuing education in 49 states. (Exception: The state of Delaware provides free continuing education to all Delaware CNAs.)
Disclosures: The authors, planners and reviewers of this educational activity declare no conflicts of interest with this activity. There are no commercial interests or sponsorships related to this educational activity.