Insulin use in diabetes


Diabetes and insulin: use and safety

This module provides an overview about the safe and effective use of insulin. 

Learning objectives

After completing this module, pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  • Explain the key patient safety problems with insulin therapy
  • Discuss the different types of insulin and regimens used
  • Counsel patients on preventing and managing hypoglycaemia, and on the safe storage and use of insulin.

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