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Diabetes management in aged care

This booklet aims to increase knowledge and understanding of diabetes in older people. It’s is aimed at staff who support those living with diabetes in residential aged care facilities (RACFs).

Fast facts have been written for care staff. The information in this resource has been drawn from the fast facts sections at the start of each chapter in Diabetes management in aged care: a practical handbook. For more information on any of the fast facts topics, see the handbook.

Quality review tool. This is a useful tool for managers in aged care facilities to assess the quality of the management and care of residents diagnosed with diabetes in their facility. This tool was developed to accompany the Diabetes management in aged care: a practical handbook.