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CPD webinar: Let’s protect our family from needle stick injuries in insulin injections

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Almost a third of nurses surveyed reported an NSI Almost a third of nurses surveyed reported suffering a NSI sometime in the past

A CPD webinar to help educate healthcare providers on how to avoid needle stick injuries (NSI) when injecting insulin will be held on Thursday 14th November at 7.00pm GMT.

Almost a third of nurses surveyed reported suffering a NSI sometime in the past while giving an injection to a person with diabetes; and 1 in 10 nurses reported being injured by the cartridge end of needle.

Join us on World Diabetes Day for a CPD webinar discussing the key strategies to improve health and safety in diabetes management and reduce the risk and impact of needle stick injuries on our nursing family

The webinar will be presented by:

  • Lesley Mills, Consultant Nurse in Diabetes, Warrington and Halton Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
  • Sarah Coe, Diabetes Inpatient Specialist Nurse, Berkshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust
  • Alyson Gerrish, BD Trainer, BD Medical, Diabetes Care
  • Linda Nazarko, Consultant Nurse, West London NHS Trust

To join in, visit: www.mahealthcarewebinars.co.uk

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