Remember 2 Things: How to obtain an accurate glucometer reading

EMS providers frequently assess patient's blood sugar with a glucometer. Steve Whitehead gives two things EMTs and paramedics need to remember about preparing the site and sampling the second drop of blood instead of the first. Share your glucometer tips in the comments.

Watch part 2 to learn more about accurate glucometer use by avoiding two common mistakes.

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