Chapter 5. Setting up an Insulin Pump Service

  1. Jill Rodgers

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988053.ch5

Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals

How to Cite

Rodgers, J. (2008) Setting up an Insulin Pump Service, in Using Insulin Pumps in Diabetes: A Guide for Nurses and Other Health Professionals, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470988053.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470059258

Online ISBN: 9780470988053

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Keywords:

  • organisational;
  • resentment;
  • enthusiastic;
  • philosophy;
  • initiation

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Pre-Planning

  • Developing an Insulin Pump Service Philosophy

  • Level of Service Provision

  • Selection Criteria to Assess Suitability for Using A Pump

  • Funding Pathways

  • Organisation and Structure of the Service

  • Who Will Be Involved: Roles and Responsibilities

  • Access to Courses for Health Professionals

  • Which Pumps to Use

  • Educational Literature for Pump Users

  • Literature for Health Professionals

  • Record-Keeping for Pump Users

  • Measuring the Success of An Insulin Pump Service

  • Conclusion

  • References