In this quality improvement report the authors from St George's NHS Trust outline their approach to standardise insulin prescribing to improve safety in hospitals.
This suite of five free e-learning modules supports healthcare professionals to ensure diabetes is treated safely. Insulin safety training is now a requirement for all those who prescribe, prepare, handle or administer insulin.
Diabetes is a widespread and growing condition, but insulin treatment is complex. The Regional Insulin Safety and Knowledge Project is working to reduce the risk of prescribing errors.