Infant Blood Glucose Management

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Learn the etiology, clinical manifestations and nursing management of infant hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia.  Review the procedure for blood collection by heel stick.

Criteria for Successful Completion of Activity to claim certificate
  • Read the entire document in the course material.
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Target Audience

Pediatric Home Care Clinicians

Learning Objectives

By the end of this educational activity the learner will be able to:

  • Describe infant hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia
  • List 5 or more conditions that contribute to transient and persistent hypoglycemia
  • List 5 or more clinical manifestations of hypoglycemia
  • Discuss nursing management of infant hypoglycemia
  • List 4 manifestations of transient  and/or permanent neonatal diabetes mellitus
  • Discuss procedure for blood collection by heel stick
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Margit Moran, RN, BA

Margit Moran is the Associate Director of Pediatric Clinical Education for Bayada Home Health Care.  She has over 30 years of pediatric home care experience with children and their families.  Margit has a passion for education and has developed the curriculum for BAYADA's Nurse Residency Programs.


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