2017 Catalog: All Courses
DE0119: Diabetes Medications and Medication Management
This webinar is offered through a collaboration with the IHS Division of Diabetes Treatment and Prevention, with the recording available on the DDTP website at https://www.ihs.gov/diabetes/training/cmece-online-edu/diabetes-online-cme-ce-education/. The course is LIVE on 08/22/17 but the recorded session is available until 08/22/20.
This seminar will cover the latest information on diabetes medications and the management of patients receiving them. Working with patients on individualized treatment targets, and intricacies of needing and using multiple medications will also be addressed.
Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:
1. Describe the different types of diabetes medications, their mechanisms of action, and the types of patients with diabetes for whom they are best suited.
2. Teach patients about common adverse effects of medications used to manage blood glucose.
3. Monitor patient medications to assure safety and efficacy.
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.