Diabetes Education Services SH

Staff

Ms Wendy Anthony Diabetes Clinical Nurse Consultant
Ms Felisa Chai Diabetes Clinical Nurse Consultant
Endocrine Registrar Page by calling the Alfred 90762000, Page #6365 or 0410580294

Description of Service

  • Assessment on client management of Diabetes
  • Monitoring of inpatient management, medical, surgical, pre and post op, Blood glucose levels, Insulin and oral Hypoglycaemic medication management
  • Hypoglycaemic and Hyperglycaemic management, advice and education
  • Lifestyle and motivation intervention and strategies
  • Referral to community resources for ongoing management of chronic condition
  • Education of newly diagnosed client
  • Management and support for existing clients with Diabetes
  • Blood glucose meter provision and quality control checks
  • Staff education on management of client's with diabetes
  • Staff and volunteer support and education (confidentially) where diagnosed with Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes

  • Education of newly diagnosed woman with gestational diabetes
  • Support and regular follow up ante natally
  • Insulin administration education
  • Postnatal follow up including life style management
  • Referral to GP for ongoing monitoring for diabetes

 

General Information

Phone/Fax
9076 1253 or M: 0410 580 294 / 9076 1000

Location
Sandringham Hospital

Hours Of Service
Monday to Thursday 8.00am – 4:00pm

staff notified of changes to hours via e-mail

Position is allocated 15 hours per week