Help improve access to Diabetes Education

June 15th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Help improve access to Diabetes Education

A new bill was introduced into congress (HR 5768) designed to allow more hours and less financial burden for those seeking DSME. If approved, Diabetes Educators would be able to provide triple the yearly hours of diabetes education and hold classes in the community (see details below). We need to let our Congressmen know that … Continue reading Help improve access to Diabetes Education

“Making a Difference” Scholarship

June 13th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on “Making a Difference” Scholarship

Diabetes Educator Course | San Diego, CA – September 5th – 7th, 2018 – Earn 32 CEs “Making a Difference” Scholarship Covers Diabetes Educator Course Tuition Cost ($579 value) Deadline July 20th, 2018 – apply today     Top Five Reasons to join our Diabetes Educator Course: 1.  Achieve Success at the CDE® or BC-ADM Exam (and … Continue reading “Making a Difference” Scholarship

Question of the Week – June 12th, 2018!

June 12th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of the Week – June 12th, 2018!

NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK!  Click here to take the question of the week >>  June 12th, 2018!  The rate of gestational diabetes (GDM) are increasing in the United States. Why could this be?  Want more questions like this? Really test your knowledge and prepare with our  1 – Year Subscription to our entire Online University course catalog. Download … Continue reading Question of the Week – June 12th, 2018!

Question of the Week – June 5th, 2018!

June 5th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of the Week – June 5th, 2018!

NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK!  Click here to take the question of the week >>  June 5th, 2018!  Do you understand the barriers to providing effective a DSMES? “Bill to Expand Access to DSMT Introduced to Congress” – learn more here! Want more questions like this? Really test your knowledge and prepare with our  1 – Year Subscription to … Continue reading Question of the Week – June 5th, 2018!

“Bill to Expand Access to DSMT Introduced to Congress”

June 4th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on “Bill to Expand Access to DSMT Introduced to Congress”

Bill to Expand Access to DSMT Introduced to Congress on May 22, 2018. On May 10th, Congressman Tom Reed (R-NY) and Congresswoman Diana DeGette (D-CO) introduced the Expanding Access to Diabetes Self-Management Training Act (HR 5768) to Congress. You may read the full text of the bill here.  HR 5768 will significantly increase Medicare beneficiaries’ access to DSMT services … Continue reading “Bill to Expand Access to DSMT Introduced to Congress”

Tots to Teens Diabetes Standards Webinar Update!

May 31st, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Tots to Teens Diabetes Standards Webinar Update!

Level 2 – Tots to Teens Diabetes Standards Webinar – updated, recorded and ready for viewing!  This 70-minute course includes updated goals and guidelines for children living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes. This course discusses the special issues diabetes educators need to be aware of when working with children with diabetes and their … Continue reading Tots to Teens Diabetes Standards Webinar Update!

FREE Preparing for CDE®Webinar – this Friday, June 1st!

May 30th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on FREE Preparing for CDE®Webinar – this Friday, June 1st!

Preparing for the CDE Exam – Free Webinar!  June 1st @ 11:30 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Join us to get ready to succeed a the CDE® Exam. This course will transform your test anxiety into calm self-confidence and test taking readiness.  Topics covered include: Changes in requirements for 2018 Exam eligibility and test format Strategies to succeed … Continue reading FREE Preparing for CDE®Webinar – this Friday, June 1st!

Question of the Week – May 29th, 2018!

May 29th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Question of the Week – May 29th, 2018!

NEW QUESTION OF THE WEEK!  Click here to take the question of the week >>  May 29th, 2018!  Hospital & Hyperglycemia >> newly recorded, ready for viewing!  Want more questions like this? Really test your knowledge and prepare with our  1 – Year Subscription to our entire Online University course catalog. Download our CDE® Coach App to receive our “Question of … Continue reading Question of the Week – May 29th, 2018!

Hospital & Hyperglycemia Webinar Update!

May 25th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Hospital & Hyperglycemia Webinar Update!

Level 2 – Hospital and Hyperglycemia – 1.5 CEs – updated & recorded ready for viewing!   Research clearly demonstrates the importance of glucose control during hospitalization to improve outcomes not only in the inpatient setting but after discharge.  This course reviews the evidence that supports inpatient glucose control and outline practical strategies to achieve targets … Continue reading Hospital & Hyperglycemia Webinar Update!

Upgraded Living May Issue Highlights Women Business Leaders in Northern Cal

May 25th, 2018 / Beverly Thomassian / Comments Off on Upgraded Living May Issue Highlights Women Business Leaders in Northern Cal

Upgraded Living May Issue Highlights Women Business Leaders in Northern Cal Interview with Beverly Thomassian “I think what I’m most proud of is supporting women in pursuing their professional and personal goals,” says Beverly Thomassian, the CEO, President and Founder of Diabetes Education Services. A registered nurse with a master’s degree in public health, Thomassian … Continue reading Upgraded Living May Issue Highlights Women Business Leaders in Northern Cal