Individual initiation and ongoing self-management education is vital to ensure success. Meeting the person with diabetes where they are at can allow the diabetes care and education specialists ensure shared decision making throughout the process and help set collaborate goals and intended outcomes
Every visit and interaction offers an opportunity to optimize insulin pump use. The diabetes care and education specialist must continually assess the individual’s current comprehension and pump skills and make tweaks to ensure comfort and competence in the use of their pump and its features
Adverse events associated with insulin pump therapy are most often related to user error rather than pump malfunction. Find strategies to prevent and resolve insulin pump therapy challenges and ways to educate users on the safe use of insulin pumps during exercise, travel and other situations that impact everyday use
Various integrated systems offer different features that can enhance diabetes self- management. Learn about the options available for CGM and Pump Integration to better engage in shared decision-making discussions
There are many details to remember when providing comprehensive infusion set instruction and optimization. This simple checklist will ensure you cover all the bases
This site and its services do not constitute the practice of medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always talk to your diabetes care and education specialist or healthcare provider for diagnosis and treatment, including your specific medical needs. If you have or suspect that you have a medical problem or condition, please contact a qualified health care professional immediately. To find a diabetes care and education specialist near you, visit diabeteseducator.org/Find.
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