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focal point workshop

Type 2 diabetes - focal point

  • Released: 03/2017
  • Study time: 5h:0m
  • Standard price: £120.00
  • NHS HEE funded price: £0.00

The aim of this learning programme is to update your knowledge of the management of type 2 diabetes. We will explore how you apply your knowledge in your sector of practice and help you to better manage this condition, reduce complications and improve outcomes for people with type 2 diabetes.


Learning objectives

On completion of all aspects of this learning programme you should be able to:

  • explain the principles of management and rationale for different treatments options
  • apply the NICE guideline to support medicines optimisation for patients with type 2 diabetes
  • compare management options in relation to patients’ concurrent conditions
  • make management recommendations to patients, carers and healthcare professionals
  • provide individualised information to help patients make decisions about their treatment options
  • create strategies to address patient concerns about complications arising from type 2 diabetes.

How to use this programme

When you book onto this workshop you will be able to access the resources that you need to complete your learning. If there is a pre-workshop book associated with your workshop, then this will be sent to you in the post and you will also be able to download it in PDF form.

At the workshop your facilitator will provide any materials for you to refer to and complete during the event.

You can also access this programme through your learning community.

Learning intended for

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy technicians
  • Pre-registration trainees