Endocrine Emergencies: Diabetes
This scenario based session focused on the assessment of a diabetic (hypoglycemic) patient. Hands-on practice with a glucometer to obtain a BGL. Discussion about BLS medication administration included oral glucose and IV administration of D50. Medication administration and assessment of altered mental status based on Denver Metro Protocols.
Arapahoe Basin Ski Patrol
Oral glucose administration
Altered Mental Status protocols
Obtaining a BGL
Hannah Bussy, EMT
EMS Continuing Education approved by the State of Colorado through Centura Health Prehospital Services Training Center and group # CO 039 (SAH), #CO 040 (PSF) and #CO 065 (SDG).
- 1.00 Medical
- 0.50 NCCP-Medical: Endocrine Emergencies - Diabetes
- 0.50 NCCP-Medical: Medication Delivery