CC50 Administration of insulin to adults with diabetes in the community by a Non Registered Practitioner and Nursing Associate


Category
Physical Health Services (Policies)
Code
CC50
Issue No
1

Target Audience

All community staff employed by CWP West Physical Health Services

Purpose

To provide a framework that safely manages the risks associated with the administration of subcutaneous insulin doses by Non Registered Practitioner and Nursing Associate for patients with diabetes living in their own home or residential care settings and who are unable to self- administer their own insulin therapy.

Origin

Lead Executive
Associate Director of Nursing and Therapies Physical Health / Director of Infection Prevention and Control

Author and contact number
Professional Development Lead Physical Health Community
07770970859


Policy dates & history

Implementation Date

13 November 2018

Review Date

13 November 2023


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