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As Diabetes Care and Education Specialists, we are expected to have expertise in diabetes technologies to improve person-centered care and optimize outcomes.
Yet, when it comes to insulin pumps, sensors, and calculations many of us feel overwhelmed and unsure about diabetes technology management. Coach Beverly created this 2-part Technology Toolkit to provide you with critical information on Insulin Pumps, Calculations, and Continuous Glucose Monitors.
Two Online Courses are included in this Technology Toolkit:
Our Level 2 Intensive Series is designed to engage students in deciphering and exploring the ADA Standards of Care from top to bottom. Mastery of this content is critical to ensure certification exam success and to improve clinical outcomes.
These 12 courses + 1 bonus course are handpicked by Coach Beverly to inform your clinical practice and increase the breadth of knowledge across the lifespan and care continuum. We delve into special populations, pharmacologic management, hospitalization, and more. Our straight forward course content summarizes key points and incorporates case studies and poll questions to enhance learning.
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This program provides a succinct overview of the latest 2020 standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) and Support Programs.
Diabetes Specialists have a critical role in advocating for CV reduction.
This course takes a close look at:
This course includes updated goals and guidelines for children living with type 1 or type 2 diabetes.
This course discusses:
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Research has demonstrated the importance of glucose control during hospitalization to improve outcomes in the inpatient setting.
This course reviews the impact of acute illness on glucose regulation and outlines practical strategies to achieve the updated ADA targets for the inpatient setting. We provide plenty of case scenarios and poll questions to apply this new information. Join us to learn the latest in managing hyperglycemia in the hospital.
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This advanced-level course is designed to help participants determine the best medication choice based on the patient’s unique characteristics. The content incorporates the management guidelines published by the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) and the American Diabetes Association (ADA) Algorithms.
Women with diabetes are confronted with a variety of issues that require special attention, education and understanding.
This 90-minute course provides you with the need-to-know information regarding the microvascular complications of diabetes. We start with a brief overview of the pathophysiology and clinical manifestations then sum up with prevention strategies and screening guidelines. This straight forward program will provide you with information you can use in your clinical setting and also provides critical content for the diabetes educator exam.
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For the first time ever, we are offering our DiabetesEd Specialist Course as an online program!
Whether you are new to diabetes or a seasoned expert, you’ll end this program with the latest research plus teaching tools you can immediately apply to your clinical practice.
You can join anytime and participate in the Live or Recorded On-Demand webinars. Plus, your registrations include access to all the On-Demand Online Sessions plus Bonus Courses through December 31st, 2020. For the full list of dates for the live webinar, click here.
Join Diana Isaacs, PharmD, BCPS, BC-ADM, BCACP, CDCES, and ADCES 2020 Diabetes Educator of the year as she reviews these important topics. As Diabetes Specialists, we are tasked with taking a leadership role in technology and cardiovascular risk reduction. Dr. Isaacs will address these topics with clinical insight and expert knowledge during these two virtual courses.
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Session 1 | CV Risk Management with Pharmacology and Intensive Insulin Therapy
Session 2 | Continuous Glucose Monitoring and Insulin Pump Therapy
These sessions are also included in our Virtual Conference listed above). Click here to enroll in the entire program.
Determining basal and bolus rates plus the operation of insulin pumps and glucose sensors can seem overwhelming. Dr. Diana Isaacs will provide participants with a step-by-step approach to determine basal rates, bolus ratios, and how to problem-solve when blood glucose levels aren’t on target. Included is a discussion on DKA recognition and an explanation of the safe use of technology in the hospital setting. She will discuss the features of available technologies, basic functions, and how to integrate these into our practice. She will review the benefits, considerations and critical information to share with clients and providers.
In addition, Dr. Isaacs will describe the cardiovascular risk factors associated with diabetes. She will highlight how to incorporate the ADA CV Risk Reduction standards into practice with careful consideration of available pharmacologic interventions.
Join Dana Armstrong, RD, CDCES, a trailblazer and thought leader, for a lively and intensive review of the latest in Medical Nutrition Therapy with immediate application to your clinical practice.
Dana combines the newest findings, her clinical experiences, plus the ADA Standards of Care into an action-packed presentation that will inform your practice while preparing for the certification exam.
Session 1 – Medical Nutrition Therapy Overview | Recorded for viewing!
Session 2 – Meal Planning – How to Eat by the Numbers | Recorded for viewing!
All presentations are recorded and available for on-demand viewing.
These two 2-hour courses review the latest national nutrition guidelines and provide strategies to translate this information to an individual living with diabetes. Included is a discussion on different approaches to meal planning and the benefits and limitations of each. Dana will also review metabolic surgery, gastroparesis, and disordered eating. Included will be a review of nutrition approaches during pregnancy and for those living with chronic co-conditions. Dana also provides insights on how to support the transition to healthier eating using a “tasteful” approach.
Accreditation: Diabetes Education Services is an approved provider by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider 12640, and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), Provider DI002. Since these programs are approved by the CDR it satisfies the CE requirements for the CDCES regardless of your profession.*
The use of DES products does not guarantee the successful passage of the CDCES exam. CBDCE does not endorse any preparatory or review materials for the CDCES exam, except for those published by CBDCE.
To satisfy the requirement for renewal of certification by continuing education for the Certification Board for Diabetes Care & Education (CBDCE), continuing education activities must be applicable to diabetes and approved by a provider on the CBDCE List of Recognized Providers (www.ncbde.org). CBDCE does not approve continuing education. Diabetes Education Services is accredited/approved by the Commission of Dietetic Registration which is on the list of CBDCE Recognized Providers.”
April 14, 2021 – April 16, 2021
October 1 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
October 24 12:00 pm – December 7 2:15 pm
November 5 11:30 am – 12:45 pm