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DE0081: Update on Immunizations for People with Diabetes

 
Date: 12/07/2016 - 12/07/2019
Course Status: Completed
Facility: Online
Location: Online
Instructor: Amy Groom
Director: Jan Frederick
Level: Basic
Audience: Dentists, Hygienists, Assistants, Support Staff
Quota: 1 - 500 students
Tuition: $0.00
Hours: 1.50 (Total CDE); 1.50 (DANB Non-Clinical); 1.50 (AGD - 149)
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The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
The IHS Division of Oral Health is an ADA CERP Recognized Provider
Summary:

This webinar is a recorded session from 12/7/16 and is available at The live and recorded sessions of our trainings are all available at the following https://www.ihs.gov/diabetes/training/cmece-online-edu/diabetes-online-cme-ce-education/.

Immunizations are important for keeping people of all ages healthy. Specific immunization needs are determined by factors such as age, lifestyle, health conditions, locations of travel, and previous immunizations. This seminar will address the specific immunization needs of adults with diabetes and provide comprehensive information on immunization recommendations, schedule, and documentation for adults with diabetes. The immunization needs of youth with diabetes vs youth in general will also be clarified.

Learning Objectives:

Upon completion of this webinar, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss specific immunization recommendations for people with diabetes, and their importance to overall health.
2. Discuss current national immunization trends in adult AI/AN patients with diabetes.
3. Identify and use resources for educating people with diabetes about their immunization needs.

Disclosure Policy:

It is the policy of the Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, that faculty/planners disclose any financial or other relationships with commercial companies whose products may be discussed in the educational activity. The Indian Health Service, Division of Oral Health, also requires that faculty disclose any unlabeled or investigative use of pharmaceutical products and medical devices. Images that have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes are prohibited.

None of the faculty/planners for this activity has a conflict of interest, and there is no use of unlabeled or investigative pharmaceutical products or medical devices. No images have been falsified or manipulated to misrepresent treatment outcomes.The educational objectives, content, and selection of educational methods and instructors are conducted independent of any commercial entity.

Concerns or complaints about this course may be directed to IHS CDE Coordinator or to ADA CERP (http://www.ada.org/goto/cerp).

Prerequisites:

None

Tuition Payment Information:

NA

Tuition Policy:

Tuition must be paid in full 8 weeks prior to the start date of any course. Request for refunds must be received in writing at least two weeks before the course begins. For each refund request, there will be an administrative charge of $100. No refunds will be made to registrants who fail to attend a course. If IHS CDE program cancels a course, then 100% of the tuition will be refunded.