POSTPONED --- Delaying Progression of Diabetes From Lifestyle Management Strategies to Using Technology for Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Pump Therapy

  • 11/04/2020
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Live Zoom Webinar

Registration

Delaying progression of diabetes is an important part of managing this chronic disease for improving patient outcomes.


This webinar starts with reviewing the prevalence and risk factors for diabetes and exploring lifestyle strategies to manage diabetes to reduce need for medical management.


Then, advances in continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) and insulin pump therapy and how they can change diabetes management from a reactive approach to a predictive approach of care are examined. These tools allow for more timely treatment decisions.


This live CEU webinar will provide insight on lifestyle management strategies and available continuous glucose monitoring and insulin pump therapies in order to assist patients and their practitioners to recognize opportunities to improve glucose management


PENDING CDR Prior Approval for 1.5 CEU.


Speakers: 

 Daniyel Macomber MS, RDN, LDN, CDCES, CLC

Juana Burgohy, MPH, RDN, CDE

Alexia Lewis, MS, RD, LD/N, ACE-CHC, ACE-CPT


Learning Objectives:   

  • The participant will examine lifestyle management strategies that can impact blood glucose response and control.  
  • The participant will examine options for continuous glucose monitoring technology and insulin pump therapy available to people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes 
  • The participant will be able to list the benefits and features continuous glucose monitoring technology and insulin pump therapy for glucose management. 
  • The participants will be able to recognize opportunities to improve patient’s blood glucose management strategies. 

Activity Type 171: Live Webinar/Teleseminars 


CPE Level I - Assumes that the participant has little or no prior knowledge of the areas covered. 


Suggested Learning Need Codes:  

  • 5190- Diabetes Mellitus 

  • 6000- Education and Counseling 

  • 1020- Computer and electronic technology 


Suggested Performance Indicator(s): 

  • 10.2.9- In Collaboration with the client and interdisciplinary team (including NDTRs), selects and implements current and evidence-based nutrition interventions and patient education 

  • 10.2.10 - Monitors and identifies factors affecting patient progress and meeting goals 

  • 4.2.6 -Analyzes and synthesizes information and identifies new information, patterns and findings. 

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