2017 Catalog: All Courses
DE0075: What the Diabetes Team Needs to Know About ESRD
This presentation is designed to assist diabetes care providers and educators in counselling people with diabetes and kidney disease who are progressing toward end-stage renal disease. The session will provide diagnostic criteria, treatment options, and recommendations for educating and assisting patients prepare appropriately for kidney failure. The benefits of care coordination for patients with diabetic kidney disease/end stage renal disease will also be addressed.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Utilize lab tests for identifying and monitoring CKD and assessing progression.
2. Describe important interventions for people with progressive kidney disease approaching kidney failure.
3. Discuss treatment choices for patients with kidney failure.
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.
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.